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Is the capacity to reason only found in Atheists?


"God said it, therefore, I believe it." This is the mantra of the deity believer, whether one believes that an omnipotent turtle carries the earth on it's back or a god who would create an inferior life form for the purposes of testing. One god wants his followers to cut off peoples heads and the other was content just to burn them alive. At what point does the human being accept the fact that gods equal bias, prejudice and hatred?

 

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M. T. Dremer says

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    cjhunsinger 2 years ago

    I am talking about the ability to utilize the human talent of reason in the determination of the existence of supernatural deities.


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    Rod Martin Jr (lone77star) 2 years ago

    A superior use of reason, JL. Very nice.


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    cjhunsinger 2 years ago

    lone--You speak of ego, but you are bragging about a 139 IQ. Challenge my viewpoint, challenge my conclusions, but you do not. You prefer to demean rather then intellectually engage. Show me where I am wrong and back it up.

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    cjhunsinger 2 years ago

    zx--Everyone has the talent to draw a picture, but not all are equal. Because one owns a piano, is he an accomplished pianist? The ability to reason is not equal or exercised equally. that is the point.


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    cjhunsinger 2 years ago

    Nicole--You assume to much and I am sure you understand the spelling. The belief in deities is unreasonable regardless of any other exercise of reason.


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    Jacqui (jlpark) 2 years ago

    JT - any1 with access to Google knows Jim Jones was religious, Jeffery Dahmer had a personality disorder. Not sure the point of the list

    Being an atheist doesn't make 1 evil, 1's actions do. Atheists + religious alikehas their fair share of evil


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