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The Fool Says, ‘There is no God’

JetLaces Wrote: Apr 23, 2013 2:51 AM
You Christians are trying to figure out odds after the fact. The universe turned out the way it turned out. Humans often engage in what I call "constellationizing". That's finding created patterns and meaning in random patterns and events. Think of constellations.

“In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” – Genesis 1:1

Be they theist or be they atheist, on this most scientists agree: In the beginning there was nothing. There was no time, space or matter. There wasn’t even emptiness, only nothingness. Well, nothing natural anyway.

And then, bang! Everything. Nonexistence became existence. Nothing became, in less than an instant, our inconceivably vast and finely tuned universe governed by what mankind would later call – after we too popped into existence from nowhere, fully armed with conscious awareness and the ability to think, communicate and observe – “natural law”...