Shawn louden
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Favorite reason for not believing in the Christian God. I know this is some low hanging fruit but.....

Started this discussion. Last reply by Nero May 23. 9 Replies

I just joined and just wanted to throw this out there.  This is one I feel very strongly about.  How could I believe in and worship a God that is willing to torture someone for eternity just for not…Continue

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Tom Sarbeck replied to Shawn louden's discussion what is everything suspended in? in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"James, I was trying -- too hard I now see -- to be objective when I added public schools and hospitals to my too-short list of horribles. Is your first hand knowledge a result of having survived religious dogma? Mine is. About taxpayer support for…"
Jun 8
James M. Martin replied to Shawn louden's discussion what is everything suspended in? in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"Some of those entities legitimately get public support. The problem is, we also support such things as vouchers for private schools that teach religious dogma and are disinclined to teach evolution."
Jun 8
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Tom Sarbeck replied to Shawn louden's discussion what is everything suspended in? in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"Search on <plasma universe> You will learn of a scientific alternative to semi-religious Big Bang cosmology, whose supporters are desperate to keep their millions in taxpayer support. Plasma -- ionized gas -- is well known…"
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Madhukar Kulkarni replied to Shawn louden's discussion what is everything suspended in? in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"Dark matter. "
Jun 3
k.h. ky replied to Shawn louden's discussion what is everything suspended in? in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"I remember that well, Joseph"
May 30
James M. Martin replied to Shawn louden's discussion if the universe is infinite and we are a part of it, are we (humans) infinite as well. Can you ever carve out a piece that isn't infinite? in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"Agree. "
May 29
The Devian replied to Shawn louden's discussion if the universe is infinite and we are a part of it, are we (humans) infinite as well. Can you ever carve out a piece that isn't infinite? in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"Well, if by universe you mean the one known one, then yes, it is finite, but growing, but some people use the word universe to mean everything that exists in the materiel realm, and there is likely far more out there beyond what we can see (due to…"
May 28
k.h. ky replied to Shawn louden's discussion if the universe is infinite and we are a part of it, are we (humans) infinite as well. Can you ever carve out a piece that isn't infinite? in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"That's it Trevor. We have always been and will always be. No god needed or wanted."
May 28
Tom Sarbeck replied to Shawn louden's discussion if the universe is infinite and we are a part of it, are we (humans) infinite as well. Can you ever carve out a piece that isn't infinite? in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"Hm-mm, an interesting point; it's reminding me of some stuff. I was in 6th grade when a kid sister joined the family and in 8th grade when a kid brother joined. I sometimes babysat them and when they reached three I heard…"
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James M. Martin replied to Shawn louden's discussion if the universe is infinite and we are a part of it, are we (humans) infinite as well. Can you ever carve out a piece that isn't infinite? in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"Did you ask the Catholic nuns whether they had considered Occam's Razor. Considered that the scientific explanation is so much simpler and has some support in data and fact. Why drag metaphysical things that cannot even be explained into a…"
May 28
Trevor replied to Shawn louden's discussion if the universe is infinite and we are a part of it, are we (humans) infinite as well. Can you ever carve out a piece that isn't infinite? in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"As Carl Sagan said, " We are made of star stuff." This applies to the entire universe. Because of this, we are essentially infinite. However, our consciousness will die and bodies will decompose. During decomposition, "we" become…"
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Tom Sarbeck replied to Shawn louden's discussion if the universe is infinite and we are a part of it, are we (humans) infinite as well. Can you ever carve out a piece that isn't infinite? in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"So much smaller than a pea that it's hard to imagine the universe's mass fitting into so small a volume. During my 12 years in Catholic schools, a few nuns said it's hard to imagine the Trinity. They said it requires faith. I'm…"
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James M. Martin replied to Shawn louden's discussion if the universe is infinite and we are a part of it, are we (humans) infinite as well. Can you ever carve out a piece that isn't infinite? in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"Never thought of it that deeply. I am impressed."
May 27
Luara replied to Shawn louden's discussion if the universe is infinite and we are a part of it, are we (humans) infinite as well. Can you ever carve out a piece that isn't infinite? in the group ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN
"If the universe is finite that doesn't mean it has a stopping point.  It could wrap around like a video game screen or like the surface of the earth.  You would never come to an edge where the surface of the earth ends, no matter how…"
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At 7:31am on May 24, 2014, jean russell said…

I thought I learned on a science channel that everything was suspended in what they called "dark matter" ???

At 6:46am on May 23, 2014, Randall Smith said…

Welcome Shawn. I'm from Frankfort, too---but the one in Indiana.

At 12:33pm on May 22, 2014, Dr. Terence Meaden said…

Greetings Shawn

Quite right, we don't believe in god because there is no such thing. It's simply a fictitious invention from early in prehistory.  

Welcome to this cheerful friendly Internet community of rationality and peace, common sense and freethinking evidence-based wisdom.    

We invite you to join the busy group "ORIGINS: Universe, Astronomy, Life, Earth, Humans, Religion, Gods, Atheism, Evolution, Darwin..." with 900  discussion topics and 4000 members.  http://www.atheistnexus.org/group/originsuniverselifehumankindanddarwin

There are 1100 groups in Atheist Nexus.  Do go visiting.

Terry

At 10:52am on May 22, 2014, Steph S. said…

Greetings! Welcome to the site!

 
 
 

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