""So he assumes the existence of the soul and original sin is as likely as not?Another instance of a mind polluted...."
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""Why aren't researchers on the ground sharing pictures of this with the public?" Good question! That would indeed have an impact on people's primitive brains, beyond what words alone can do.
(I appreciate the compelling…"
"I read that book, and recommend it!
Among Dr. Stenger's many arguments, he posits that a god that cares about humans' well-being and doesn't hide from sincere seekers would at least give some worthwhile moral guidance to adherents of…"
"Speaking of body transplants, one bit of SF I wouldn't mind having in the real world is the medical technology in John Varley's Steel Beach. Not only are most ailments handled as uneventfully as when we take a car to a (competent, honest)…"
"...And our media still treats the ordinary lives of athletes and actors as equally "newsworthy", while a killer virus is on the loose!
Another of your points that bears repeating and emphasis: recovered adults [are] the only people with…"
"In God: The Failed Hypothesis, Victor Stenger suggests (among many other prongs in his argument) that if there were a god that cared about humans, heard prayers, and didn't hide from sincere seekers, surely that god would at least consistently…"