Monthly Archives: July 2014

Answering vague questions re: belief

“@mad5022: So,what do you thing about life!! Sleep,money,?? Tell me by logic?why you die!! Why you here! Do you have mind” This may take some dissecting.. “what do you [think](?) about life!! Sleep,money,??” Life is what we make it. We … Continue reading

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Thoughts on belief.

This debate is by far one of the most stimulating I’ve seen in a while. “The Refining Reason Debate: Matt Dillahunty vs Sye Ten Bruggencate” Which is good because I’ve been hungry for a while for something to question my … Continue reading

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The resurrection.

The resurrection is not witnessed. Not by anyone. So it’s not direct observation. The gospels posit that other people describe the empty tomb. Second hand information of an event not witnessed. One could argue that the white figure(s) is a … Continue reading

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Thermodynamics

Thermodynamics refers to energy. If I stack some bricks in a pattern then we could say that I’ve produced complexity/order and utilised energy to do so, giving a net disorder. But can we say that? The energy I’ve used versus … Continue reading

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Deus otiosus

“Deus otiosus or “idle god” is a theological concept used to describe a creator god largely retires from the world and is no longer involved in its daily operation,” If this vaguery of a deity is to be examined then let us … Continue reading

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Response to “Atheism vs God”

“Belief in God is far more likely than Atheism” http://www.prageruniversity.com/Religion-Philosophy/God-vs-Atheism.html “Aquinas: Things that move have a mover.” Infinite regression isn’t a possibility (even though this is a given.. just as an aside: why is it a given?) so there must … Continue reading

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Agnosticism? Not for me.

“@ThisIsJoshSmith: @Lori7897 By default, one is born an atheist until essentially the very first moment one becomes aware of the concept of a deity.” .. “@ThisIsJoshSmith: @Lori7897 As soon as they become aware of the concept of a deity for … Continue reading

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