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Response to guillaumeb (Original post)

Fri Aug 5, 2016, 03:34 PM

83. Dawkins accepted that it's impossible to know

with certainty either way.
I used to be a atheist. Now I'm an agnostic that believes that it is extremely unlikely that there is any sort of omnipotent being that created everything but never shows itself.

"But faith and science are not subject to the same rules, the same tests. Faith obviously implies belief, and belief does not require proof. Faith has been described as the willing suspension of disbelief. I can understand why scientist Dawkins is more comfortable with the requirements of science, but to insist that the same approach must be applied to faith is clearly a ruse. Why not just return to the atheist label and be done with it? "

And seriously, lol.

Science does not require belief.

Religion does. It require one to abandon all rational thought and believe some absolutely ridiculous mythology.

There may or may not be some sort of deity out there. But I sincerely doubt it is anything like anyone could imagine.


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