Atheism requires as much faith as religion?

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Atheism requires as much faith as religion? bearvspuma : The only problem with this rationalization is that ita s assuming all athiests are so because theya re intelligent in the ways of science and reasoning and all people that believe in a form of god are unintelligent.
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Oct 9, 2012
 
preterism wrote:
Please explain how life came to be.
It woke up and was hungry , the rest is history.:)

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Oct 9, 2012
 
preterism wrote:
The Church of Christ is the ONLY church of the bible.
What happened to the Church of Biblical Proportions?

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What happened to the Church of Biblical Proportions?
Anna Nicole Smith?

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Oct 9, 2012
 
Tide with Beach wrote:
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What happened to the Church of Biblical Proportions?
It won the 36-24-36 award.

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Oct 9, 2012
 
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<quoted text>Mental Yam gettin busted, again. BAHHAHAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA. ....your dad.
Face it, big boi. I'll always be better at this than you are. No matter how much you spit and struggle, my boot will always end up on your throat. Deal with it and move on.

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Oct 9, 2012
 
Tide with Beach wrote:
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What happened to the Church of Biblical Proportions?
When and what made you to believe there is no God.

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Oct 9, 2012
 
so atheists have faith in being intelligent and theists have faith in being unintelligent?

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Oct 9, 2012
 
Gate Keeper 1 wrote:
<quoted text>And you, of course, are completely free from every possible influence. You have never spoken to another human.
Seriously though Timmy, not everyone is an ignorant puppet enslaved by the uneducation gays. Obviously, gay education has as one it's main goals the production of bad, disobedient citizens - but that doesn't mean that everyone who gets gay educated turns into a mindless husk. Gay education is at it's best when new and controversial ideas get bounced around, which is why NAMBLA exists.
And why are you talking about gay political views?
I really don't think anything convince you that the strange little narrative you have constructed in your mind - that you are right and everyone else is a mindless zombie - is wrong.
What is wrong with you? Why are you so preoccupied with gay people?

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Oct 9, 2012
 
preterism wrote:
<quoted text> When and what made you to believe there is no God.
Do you mean God, or any god?

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Oct 9, 2012
 
Hidingfromyou wrote:
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So...if someone calls you a rapist, you turn into one?
I'm going to try a different tactic:
You extremely rich and giving young man!
(my address is...)
It half worked.

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preterism wrote:
<quoted text> When and what made you to believe there is no God.
For me, it's not so much about a god.

I don't believe in anything supernatural. ANYTHING. No hexes, fairies, ghosts, witches, gods, seers, astrology, superstitions.

Gods just happen to be part of this supernatural stuff that I don't believe in.

I don't discriminate against gods, or any god.

For me, if isn't real, it isn't.....

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Oct 9, 2012
 
Lil Ticked wrote:
<quoted text>It half worked.
The Viagra?

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I did read the entire article, Dave. Here is what caught my eye.
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He obviously wasn't as incapable of consciousness as was thought.
He doesn't attempt to explain how he went from essentially brain dead, with a doctor looking to see if they should discontinue to brain alive, in the blink of an eye. Obviously the machinery and all indications were pointing to his being a vegetable.
Yet, he blinks his eyes, voilą! From brain dead to brain function in a blink?
He continues...
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There is no fact involved above at all - that he experienced what he claims while in a coma.
It could have occurred as he slipped into a coma, as he was exiting the coma, or, a dream later on.
There is no fact involved there, its an assertion, an anecdote.
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Minute medical observation? The cortex jumps from an infected and ravaged - completely shut down -(no go)- to - GO!- in the blink of an eye?
It's just an anecdotal story, Dave.
That's all.
That it is a doctor relaying the story adds no weight or special relevance.
Well said. Dave admitted to brain damage, so he probably can't conceive of understanding you.

Anyways, check this out:

http://www.break.com/pictures/floating-eye573...

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Oct 9, 2012
 
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For me, it's not so much about a god.
I don't believe in anything supernatural. ANYTHING. No hexes, fairies, ghosts, witches, gods, seers, astrology, superstitions.
Gods just happen to be part of this supernatural stuff that I don't believe in.
I don't discriminate against gods, or any god.
For me, if isn't real, it isn't.....
How were we created? To be able to create life is quite amaztng in and of itself. I find it to be even more amazing to have within us the capability to create a human being, but I find it even more intriguing on who created the first two human beings, don't you? Do you know where and how matter came into existence ?

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Oct 9, 2012
 
Catcher1 wrote:
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For me, it's not so much about a god.
I don't believe in anything supernatural. ANYTHING. No hexes, fairies, ghosts, witches, gods, seers, astrology, superstitions.
Gods just happen to be part of this supernatural stuff that I don't believe in.
I don't discriminate against gods, or any god.
For me, if isn't real, it isn't.....
Would you consider creation to be a supernatural event?

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Oct 9, 2012
 
Tide with Beach wrote:
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Do you mean God, or any god?
What's the definition for being a God

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Oct 9, 2012
 
preterism wrote:
<quoted text> How were we created? To be able to create life is quite amaztng in and of itself. I find it to be even more amazing to have within us the capability to create a human being, but I find it even more intriguing on who created the first two human beings, don't you? Do you know where and how matter came into existence ?
People aren't "created." They're born. It's a fairly well described process. After that they "develop." That's a fairly well known process, too, but some mysteries yet remain to be understood.

Matter came into existence with the expansion of space + time. No, I don't know what caused it, if such an event requires a cause. It may not require a cause. Do you how the universe came into existence?

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preterism wrote:
<quoted text> Do you know where and how matter came into existence ?
gods got together over a poke game and somebody lost?

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River Tam wrote:
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gods got together over a poke game and somebody lost?
The loser got stuck with this universe. The winner got the one with unicorns and pixies.

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Oct 9, 2012
 
preterism wrote:
<quoted text> Would you consider creation to be a supernatural event?
creationism = fairy tales

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