[LMB] Religion question

Markus Baur baur at chello.at
Sat Jul 24 06:22:58 BST 2021



Am 24.07.2021 um 03:27 schrieb Damien Sullivan:
> On Mon, Jul 12, 2021 at 09:23:51PM -0700, Bujold list wrote:
> 
>> very religious, they'll seek comfort in other places. Also, most
>> people who get called atheists are actually agnostics: they aren't
>> practicing any belief, but they're not 100% dyed-in-the-wool sure
>> there's nothing out there, they just either don't care or think that
> 
> One could just as well say that most people called agnostics are really
> atheists.  Whatever they say about doubt, they live godless lives in
> which God has little significance.
> 
> And "100% dyed in the wool sure" is a definition rejected by most
> atheists I know.  We don't believe in God or gods because we see little
> if any evidence for such, and have logical problems with major concepts.

and at least for me as atheist i am perfectly willing to accept the 
existence of (a / many) god, if you show me empiric evidence that cannot 
be explained by simpler means ("show me the data! show me the math! six 
sigma or out!")

servus

markus


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