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The Fool Says, ‘There is no God’

Soleil Noir Wrote: Apr 22, 2013 1:12 PM
To even ask the question is to have already missed the point -- it's not a matter of "giving things up", it's a question of what the evidence supports. To date, that does not include the existence of any gods. The Bible is not "proof" of anything -- the Bible is the CLAIM. You still have all your work ahead of you if you expect us to take you or your imaginary friend seriously.

“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”...