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Response to jonno99 (Reply #63)

Tue Jun 14, 2016, 11:20 AM

65. A god is a huge step backwards in our understanding on how the Universe works and life got here.

 

A god explains what we know is possible, life and the Universe, with something we have no evidence of existing: god. A god fills our knowledge gaps (and often the god explanation ignores what we already know) with magic.

How did this god get here? How does this god do its work? How can this god poof everything in to existence? Theists seem incurious about that. God is no different than magic

Science has been very successful in coming up with natural explanations on how the Universe works. Our knowledge gaps are getting filled in all of the time. God explanations hold back science.

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