[LMB] Religion question

Matija Grabnar lmb at matija.com
Fri Jul 9 07:59:09 BST 2021


On 08/07/2021 23:56, Matthew George wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 8, 2021 at 6:26 PM Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:
>
>> I don’t see this characteristic changing with direct evidence of gods, and
>> people who obviously are talking with gods.
>>
> In the 5GW, the gods are real, and are perfectly capable of expressing
> opinions.  See *The Assassins of Thasalon*.  Or, for that matter, the war
> of Great Audar - it's never made explicit, but the circumstantial evidence
> is very convincing.  And then there's the case of Dondo.  In our world,
> people like Dondo usually triumph.

In Discworld stories, the gods are real and the gods have a habit of 
going to Atheists houses and smashing their windows.

(Which makes a lot of sense when you read his "Small Gods").



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