Top Ten Reasons I'm An Atheist

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Re: Top Ten Reasons I'm An Atheist

Postby RickD » Wed May 04, 2016 6:25 pm

I bet Nessa didn't think her thread would go from talking about atheism, to Chinese food. :lol:
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Re: Top Ten Reasons I'm An Atheist

Postby Kurieuo » Wed May 04, 2016 6:55 pm

RickD wrote:
Kurieuo wrote:The number one reason I'm not an Atheist is because I'd be forced via logic to deny an "I", an ego, a self, exists. That is, if I'm an Atheist and logically consistent with the physical natural world being all that there is, then I'd have to accept that there isn't really an "I" but rather an ensemble of particles bouncing around with chemical reactions and my identify is actually a mirage.

It's more sensible to embrace beliefs which allow me to logically accept as a minimum that I really do exist and make decisions. That much seems obvious to me without any logic whatsoever since I feel and experience things straight up and direct to myself.


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Sorry, I'm a little dyslexic at times and read the opposite to what is said.
Thanks for making fun of it. :shakehead:
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Re: Top Ten Reasons I'm An Atheist

Postby RickD » Wed May 04, 2016 7:05 pm

Kurieuo wrote:
RickD wrote:
Kurieuo wrote:The number one reason I'm not an Atheist is because I'd be forced via logic to deny an "I", an ego, a self, exists. That is, if I'm an Atheist and logically consistent with the physical natural world being all that there is, then I'd have to accept that there isn't really an "I" but rather an ensemble of particles bouncing around with chemical reactions and my identify is actually a mirage.

It's more sensible to embrace beliefs which allow me to logically accept as a minimum that I really do exist and make decisions. That much seems obvious to me without any logic whatsoever since I feel and experience things straight up and direct to myself.


:offtopic: :sban:

Sorry, I'm a little dyslexic at times and read the opposite to what is said.
Thanks for making fun of it. :shakehead:


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Re: Top Ten Reasons I'm An Atheist

Postby Audie » Wed May 04, 2016 11:07 pm

RickD wrote:I bet Nessa didn't think her thread would go from talking about atheism, to Chinese food. :lol:



Or mention of the grim and foreboding Walled City.

What were you doing there?

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Re: Top Ten Reasons I'm An Atheist

Postby RickD » Thu May 05, 2016 3:31 am

Audie wrote:
RickD wrote:I bet Nessa didn't think her thread would go from talking about atheism, to Chinese food. :lol:



Or mention of the grim and foreboding Walled City.

What were you doing there?

I was visiting a "friend". y:-$
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