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The Earth is Overall, Flat

9spaceking
TheQuestion

The resolution is simple. I have to prove overall the Earth is flat. Overall: mostly. Flat: level, evenEarth: This place pictured below First round acceptance ...

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17 Comments
Updated 3 Days Ago

I deserve to burn in Hell

LifeMeansGodIsGood
seraphobia

If you don't agree with me that I deserve to burn in Hell, I can probably annoy you enough that you will tell me where to go, and it won't be heaven. Just read the comments of the people who hate God and are annoyed by me already. You can see enough truth in their accusations against me that we must conclude that I deserve to burn in Hell. Anybody like me who tells everybody they deserve to burn in Hell and God will let them go there and burn if they won't believe the gospel (the good news...

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13 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

God will let you go your own way all the way to Hell

LifeMeansGodIsGood
Equalityman

The Challenge title says it all for the first round argument. God will let you go to Hell. If you think God won't let you go to Hell, please tell me why. "God does not exist" is not the debate, the debate is not about the existence of God. This debate is about you going to Hell and God not stopping you if you don't care that you are going there.This debate is not about "Hell does not exist" or "God does not exist". This debate is about why God should not let you go to Hell or wh...

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3 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago

God created the earth

crushboy79
AlternativeDavid

The proof that backs evolution is horrible. The very beginning is flawed. For example, the theory of evolution, states that life can only come from life. Yet, where did it all start? The con must explain why evolution's beginning is valid. May the best man win....

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5 Comments
Updated 6 Days Ago

Free Will

elazar123
Aerogant

With regard to whether human behaviour is a predetermined and inevitable path, or is a free choice in which no forces have an influence upon, humans, as which all other animals, have free choice. For example, since we have the ability to choose one thing over the other, choice is self-contained and not determined in any supernatural sense. Moreover, since humans perform all actions, gain knowledge from, believe in certain faiths, live in specific areas, have distinct hi...

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6 Comments
Updated 6 Days Ago

Is tit for tat a good way to lay down the law?

xOs
CorOdin

Just in case my soon to be contender has forgotten the rules,Round 1- AcceptanceRound 2- Main ArgumentsRound 3- RebuttalsRound 4- Closing Remarks(Closing remarks can not be more than 5 sentences)Breaking Any Of These Rules Subjects the Offender to a Full Seven Point Forfeit.BOP is split both ways, as pro must prove that tit fo...

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Updated 3 Hours Ago

God Loves Atheists

LifeMeansGodIsGood
AlternativeDavid

Atheists say there is no God, but God still loves them and wants them to go to heaven. God is not willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance. God does not want atheists to burn in Hell; he is being kind to them, trying to bring them to trust Him so they can be saved from Hell. Time is running out for them, but as long as they have time in the world, there is still hope that they can be saved....

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4 Comments
Updated 5 Days Ago

Would morality be practical in a society where security and material needs are provided for?

ayayanouvet
Benshapiro

Morality, or a sense of justice, would not be practically necessary in a civilization in which survival and protection needs are provided to all, given that the only function of said civilization would be to care for its citizens from cradle-to-grave, in return for their labor. The ultimate nanny state. If the bureaucracy does not come into the power of tyrants, then there should be no reason why the system should not be allowed to perpetuate itself, especially one with freedom of movement....

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Updated 1 Week Ago

impossible to accept debates are for cherry picking cowards

Max.Wallace
ayayanouvet

What kind of person starts a debate and makes it impossible to accept? I believe it is only an arrogant, but cowardly sort....

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6 Comments
Updated 5 Days Ago

There is a possibility of the nonexistence of absolute truth.

ThatChristianGuy
crushboy79

Round 1: Acceptance of challenge only. The challenger will have to provide the logical deductions which lead to the possibility of the nonexistence of absolute truth in the second round. Round 2: Present cases to the voters. Do not reference any points made in the opponent's case; each case must be totally independant of the other. May the best man win....

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3 Comments
Updated 1 Week Ago