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2/19/2015 6:50:39 PM
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At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
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What is your complete definition of God?
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2/19/2015 7:04:20 PM
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At 2/19/2015 6:50:39 PM, Skepticalone wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
Go.

What is your complete definition of God?

Creator and sustainer of everything distinct from herself that is all-good, all-knowing, all-powerful, and all-present.
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2/19/2015 9:27:04 PM
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At 2/19/2015 7:04:20 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:50:39 PM, Skepticalone wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
Go.

What is your complete definition of God?

Creator and sustainer of everything distinct from herself that is all-good, all-knowing, all-powerful, and all-present.

Does anything exist that was not created by your creator? If so what and where did it come from.
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2/19/2015 10:00:57 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 2/19/2015 9:27:04 PM, drpiek wrote:
At 2/19/2015 7:04:20 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:50:39 PM, Skepticalone wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
Go.

What is your complete definition of God?

Creator and sustainer of everything distinct from herself that is all-good, all-knowing, all-powerful, and all-present.

Does anything exist that was not created by your creator? If so what and where did it come from.

He didn't create himself and he has always existed.
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2/19/2015 10:01:42 PM
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At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
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Why are you a theist?
"Our life is what our thoughts make it."
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2/19/2015 10:01:47 PM
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1. Why does God allow bad things to happen to good people?

2. Where do you stand on the whole open theism question?

3. Where do you stand on the Trinity, Arianism, Modalism, etc.?

4. Where do you stand on God's providence--Molinism, Calvinism, simple foreknowledge, etc.?

5. Do you think God exists temporally or atemporally?

6. Do you think God is bound by the laws of logic?

7. Is God obligated to keep his own moral commands?

8. What does it mean for God to be "good"?

9. Do you think Catholics, Presbyterians, Mormons, and Jehovah's Witnesses worship the same God?

10. Do you think Jews, Christians, and Muslims worship the same God?
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2/19/2015 10:28:15 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 2/19/2015 10:00:57 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 9:27:04 PM, drpiek wrote:
At 2/19/2015 7:04:20 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:50:39 PM, Skepticalone wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
Go.

What is your complete definition of God?

Creator and sustainer of everything distinct from herself that is all-good, all-knowing, all-powerful, and all-present.

Does anything exist that was not created by your creator? If so what and where did it come from.

He didn't create himself and he has always existed.

So everything else was created by your creator including evil?
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2/20/2015 9:15:46 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 2/19/2015 10:01:42 PM, That1User wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
Go.

Why are you a theist?

Because I believe in it explains the whole range of experience from the existence of the universe, to morality, to religious experience. It's a worldview that I find makes the most sense out of things for me.
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2/20/2015 9:24:00 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 2/19/2015 10:28:15 PM, drpiek wrote:
At 2/19/2015 10:00:57 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 9:27:04 PM, drpiek wrote:
At 2/19/2015 7:04:20 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:50:39 PM, Skepticalone wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
Go.

What is your complete definition of God?

Creator and sustainer of everything distinct from herself that is all-good, all-knowing, all-powerful, and all-present.

Does anything exist that was not created by your creator? If so what and where did it come from.

He didn't create himself and he has always existed.

So everything else was created by your creator including evil?

Evil is not something that's created. It's a privation of good.

http://plato.stanford.edu...
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2/20/2015 9:25:50 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 2/19/2015 11:02:08 PM, intellectuallyprimitive wrote:
What are your thoughts regarding the other gods (deities) assumed to exist? i.e.
Shiva, Zeus

They may or may not exist as other entities, but they cannot be capital G God. Maybe small g gods. Now if you want to use them as other names to call God then I have I have no issue with that.
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2/20/2015 11:01:51 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
Go.

A-Theory of time or B-Theory of Time?
What is your response to the omnipotence paradoxes?
What is your response to the omniscient paradox?
What is your response to the problem of evil?
What evidence do you have to justify dualism?
Why do you believe in a god?
What would make you change your mind?
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2/20/2015 11:45:03 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 2/20/2015 9:24:00 AM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 10:28:15 PM, drpiek wrote:
At 2/19/2015 10:00:57 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 9:27:04 PM, drpiek wrote:
At 2/19/2015 7:04:20 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:50:39 PM, Skepticalone wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
Go.

What is your complete definition of God?

Creator and sustainer of everything distinct from herself that is all-good, all-knowing, all-powerful, and all-present.

Does anything exist that was not created by your creator? If so what and where did it come from.

He didn't create himself and he has always existed.

So everything else was created by your creator including evil?

Evil is not something that's created. It's a privation of good.

http://plato.stanford.edu...

Who created the privation, or has a lack of good always existed like God?
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2/20/2015 12:13:31 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 2/19/2015 10:01:47 PM, philochristos wrote:
1. Why does God allow bad things to happen to good people?


Because the sort of world she created (one in which the highest goods are possible) entails that bad things happen. And to prevent the world from becoming a "petty morality play" rain falls on the "just and unjust alike". I think that's part of the reason, the other is something that I fully don't understand.

2. Where do you stand on the whole open theism question?


I'm agnostic. It could or not be true, but I learn towards con on open theism.

3. Where do you stand on the Trinity, Arianism, Modalism, etc.?


I'm a Trinitarian in which I lean towards something like social trinitarianism (as advocated by someone like William Hasker - who is ironically an open theist).

4. Where do you stand on God's providence--Molinism, Calvinism, simple foreknowledge, etc.?


I'm not sure. I guess I lean more toward simple foreknowledge.

5. Do you think God exists temporally or atemporally?


Agnostic but I would say I learn more towards God existing temporally.

6. Do you think God is bound by the laws of logic?


Yes. But I think that the laws of logic are just simply the way in which God necessarily thinks. (i.e. I'm a conceptualist.)

7. Is God obligated to keep his own moral commands?


I lean towards DCT in which God's commands are identical to moral obligations - and it hardly makes sense that God commands himself - so I think that God, strictly speaking, has no moral commands to himself. But he is identical to the Good itself.

8. What does it mean for God to be "good"?


That God always does the morally best action (when there is one) and does no morally bad action. I also understand that to mean God is all-loving which means that he always desires what is best for those he loves (which is every rational being).

9. Do you think Catholics, Presbyterians, Mormons, and Jehovah's Witnesses worship the same God?


I would say yes, but I think Mormons believe in a god that is material? If that is true, then, for Mormons, no.

10. Do you think Jews, Christians, and Muslims worship the same God?

Yes, in a fashion.

"22So Paul stood in the midst of the Areopagus and said, "Men of Athens, I observe that you are very religious in all respects. 23"For while I was passing through and examining the objects of your worship, I also found an altar with this inscription, 'TO AN UNKNOWN GOD.' Therefore what you worship in ignorance, this I proclaim to you. 24"
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2/20/2015 12:24:20 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 2/20/2015 11:45:03 AM, drpiek wrote:
At 2/20/2015 9:24:00 AM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 10:28:15 PM, drpiek wrote:
At 2/19/2015 10:00:57 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 9:27:04 PM, drpiek wrote:
At 2/19/2015 7:04:20 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:50:39 PM, Skepticalone wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
Go.

What is your complete definition of God?

Creator and sustainer of everything distinct from herself that is all-good, all-knowing, all-powerful, and all-present.

Does anything exist that was not created by your creator? If so what and where did it come from.

He didn't create himself and he has always existed.

So everything else was created by your creator including evil?

Evil is not something that's created. It's a privation of good.

http://plato.stanford.edu...

Who created the privation, or has a lack of good always existed like God?

No one created the privation. Evil isn't anymore real than the hole in the center of a donut. When you make a donut it doesn't necessitate that you put together two things: the dough and the hole. The dough is all there is to the donut and the hole is a "privation" of it.
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2/20/2015 12:35:40 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 2/20/2015 12:24:20 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/20/2015 11:45:03 AM, drpiek wrote:
At 2/20/2015 9:24:00 AM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 10:28:15 PM, drpiek wrote:
At 2/19/2015 10:00:57 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 9:27:04 PM, drpiek wrote:
At 2/19/2015 7:04:20 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:50:39 PM, Skepticalone wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
Go.

What is your complete definition of God?

Creator and sustainer of everything distinct from herself that is all-good, all-knowing, all-powerful, and all-present.

Does anything exist that was not created by your creator? If so what and where did it come from.

He didn't create himself and he has always existed.

So everything else was created by your creator including evil?

Evil is not something that's created. It's a privation of good.

http://plato.stanford.edu...

Who created the privation, or has a lack of good always existed like God?

No one created the privation. Evil isn't anymore real than the hole in the center of a donut. When you make a donut it doesn't necessitate that you put together two things: the dough and the hole. The dough is all there is to the donut and the hole is a "privation" of it.

Yes when you choose to make the doughnut in the classical form, you choose to form the hole. You could have chosen other forms. Are you saying that God chose to form existence so that it has holes (evil) in it? If not, please try to explain your stance better.

Also I would like to know if you consider God Omnipresent?
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2/20/2015 3:24:58 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 2/20/2015 9:25:50 AM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 11:02:08 PM, intellectuallyprimitive wrote:
What are your thoughts regarding the other gods (deities) assumed to exist? i.e.
Shiva, Zeus

They may or may not exist as other entities, but they cannot be capital G God. Maybe small g gods. Now if you want to use them as other names to call God then I have I have no issue with that.

How are you aware that the (G)od you seem confident exists? Others would posit that their (G)od is the only true one.
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2/20/2015 3:47:40 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
Go.

How can you possibly pass of an extraneous assumption based on an argument from ignorance as scientific fact?
You can call me Mark if you like.
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2/20/2015 4:01:39 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 2/20/2015 11:01:51 AM, SNP1 wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
Go.

A-Theory of time or B-Theory of Time?

Agnostic. I would lean - very slightly - towards B-Theory though.

What is your response to the omnipotence paradoxes?

Paradoxes like "can God create a rock so big he can't lift"? Simply put, its trying to input unintelligible powers to God. It's like saying if God can't make green sleep faster than Saturday than he's not omnipotent.

What is your response to the omniscient paradox?

Which one?

What is your response to the problem of evil?

My main response is soul making as a partial explanation with a healthy dose of humility about what would constitute a complete explanation of evil.

What evidence do you have to justify dualism?

I think inverted qualia, p zombies, and the argument from vagueness are pretty good.*

* http://fas-philosophy.rutgers.edu...

Why do you believe in a god?

Because it makes the most sense of out the largest range of phenomena to me (consciousness, morality, teleology, religious experience, the universe itself, et.)

What would make you change your mind?

If I came to believe physicalism or naturalism was true, if I came to believe moral realism is false, if I came to believe all (or most) of religious experience is (mostly) illusory, if I came to be believe the universe is simple a brute fact or self sufficient, if I came to believe the argument from evil or divine hiddenness was sufficient enough to make theism was improbable, If I came to believe there was no (objective) meaning in life etc.
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2/20/2015 4:03:40 PM
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At 2/20/2015 3:47:40 PM, debate_power wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
Go.

How can you possibly pass of an extraneous assumption based on an argument from ignorance as scientific fact?

Because,

1) I don't believe it's an "extraneous assumption".
2) It's not an argument from ignorance.
and 3) It's not a scientific fact.
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2/20/2015 4:06:56 PM
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At 2/20/2015 3:24:58 PM, intellectuallyprimitive wrote:
At 2/20/2015 9:25:50 AM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 11:02:08 PM, intellectuallyprimitive wrote:
What are your thoughts regarding the other gods (deities) assumed to exist? i.e.
Shiva, Zeus

They may or may not exist as other entities, but they cannot be capital G God. Maybe small g gods. Now if you want to use them as other names to call God then I have I have no issue with that.

How are you aware that the (G)od you seem confident exists? Others would posit that their (G)od is the only true one.

I'm aware through reason and experience. The same way we are aware of a lot of things. I maybe wrong in my reasoning or be misinterpreting my experiences but that comes with the territory of being human, but I have no reason to think that I am, and that is no reason to stop reasoning or interpreting my experiences altogether.

There will always be conflicting claims for anything significant - that shouldn't stop people from trying to find reasons to ground their convictions.
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2/20/2015 6:23:49 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 2/20/2015 4:06:56 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/20/2015 3:24:58 PM, intellectuallyprimitive wrote:
At 2/20/2015 9:25:50 AM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 11:02:08 PM, intellectuallyprimitive wrote:
What are your thoughts regarding the other gods (deities) assumed to exist? i.e.
Shiva, Zeus

They may or may not exist as other entities, but they cannot be capital G God. Maybe small g gods. Now if you want to use them as other names to call God then I have I have no issue with that.

How are you aware that the (G)od you seem confident exists? Others would posit that their (G)od is the only true one.

I'm aware through reason and experience. The same way we are aware of a lot of things. I maybe wrong in my reasoning or be misinterpreting my experiences but that comes with the territory of being human, but I have no reason to think that I am, and that is no reason to stop reasoning or interpreting my experiences altogether.
It is odd that you have employed reason, as I and many others have as well, and would advance the contrary, that there is no discovery of any evidence leading to god. So this is a personal conviction that you have discovered god, yes?
There will always be conflicting claims for anything significant - that shouldn't stop people from trying to find reasons to ground their convictions.
Agreed, but it should also evoke the concept of skepticism and/or the application of criticizing beliefs.
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2/20/2015 6:27:51 PM
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At 2/20/2015 9:15:46 AM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 10:01:42 PM, That1User wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
Go.

Why are you a theist?

Because I believe in it explains the whole range of experience from the existence of the universe, to morality, to religious experience. It's a worldview that I find makes the most sense out of things for me.

So you don't necessarily think it's true then.
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2/20/2015 8:34:12 PM
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At 2/20/2015 6:27:51 PM, UndeniableReality wrote:
At 2/20/2015 9:15:46 AM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 10:01:42 PM, That1User wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
Go.

Why are you a theist?

Because I believe in it explains the whole range of experience from the existence of the universe, to morality, to religious experience. It's a worldview that I find makes the most sense out of things for me.

So you don't necessarily think it's true then.

No, I definitely think it's true. As in its the closest worldview that I think gets closest to reality.
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2/20/2015 8:39:18 PM
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At 2/20/2015 6:23:49 PM, intellectuallyprimitive wrote:
At 2/20/2015 4:06:56 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/20/2015 3:24:58 PM, intellectuallyprimitive wrote:
At 2/20/2015 9:25:50 AM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 11:02:08 PM, intellectuallyprimitive wrote:
What are your thoughts regarding the other gods (deities) assumed to exist? i.e.
Shiva, Zeus

They may or may not exist as other entities, but they cannot be capital G God. Maybe small g gods. Now if you want to use them as other names to call God then I have I have no issue with that.

How are you aware that the (G)od you seem confident exists? Others would posit that their (G)od is the only true one.

I'm aware through reason and experience. The same way we are aware of a lot of things. I maybe wrong in my reasoning or be misinterpreting my experiences but that comes with the territory of being human, but I have no reason to think that I am, and that is no reason to stop reasoning or interpreting my experiences altogether.
It is odd that you have employed reason, as I and many others have as well, and would advance the contrary, that there is no discovery of any evidence leading to god. So this is a personal conviction that you have discovered god, yes?

I am personally convicted that there is evidence that leads me to think there is a God, yes.

There will always be conflicting claims for anything significant - that shouldn't stop people from trying to find reasons to ground their convictions.
Agreed, but it should also evoke the concept of skepticism and/or the application of criticizing beliefs.

I have been quite skeptical and critical of my own beliefs over a process of years (and have changed quite a few beliefs over time)...I'm still a theist.
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2/20/2015 8:39:18 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 2/20/2015 6:23:49 PM, intellectuallyprimitive wrote:
At 2/20/2015 4:06:56 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/20/2015 3:24:58 PM, intellectuallyprimitive wrote:
At 2/20/2015 9:25:50 AM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 11:02:08 PM, intellectuallyprimitive wrote:
What are your thoughts regarding the other gods (deities) assumed to exist? i.e.
Shiva, Zeus

They may or may not exist as other entities, but they cannot be capital G God. Maybe small g gods. Now if you want to use them as other names to call God then I have I have no issue with that.

How are you aware that the (G)od you seem confident exists? Others would posit that their (G)od is the only true one.

I'm aware through reason and experience. The same way we are aware of a lot of things. I maybe wrong in my reasoning or be misinterpreting my experiences but that comes with the territory of being human, but I have no reason to think that I am, and that is no reason to stop reasoning or interpreting my experiences altogether.
It is odd that you have employed reason, as I and many others have as well, and would advance the contrary, that there is no discovery of any evidence leading to god. So this is a personal conviction that you have discovered god, yes?

I am personally convicted that there is evidence that leads me to think there is a God, yes.

There will always be conflicting claims for anything significant - that shouldn't stop people from trying to find reasons to ground their convictions.
Agreed, but it should also evoke the concept of skepticism and/or the application of criticizing beliefs.

I have been quite skeptical and critical of my own beliefs over a process of years (and have changed quite a few beliefs over time)...I'm still a theist.
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2/21/2015 9:34:36 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 2/20/2015 12:35:40 PM, drpiek wrote:
At 2/20/2015 12:24:20 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/20/2015 11:45:03 AM, drpiek wrote:
At 2/20/2015 9:24:00 AM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 10:28:15 PM, drpiek wrote:
At 2/19/2015 10:00:57 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 9:27:04 PM, drpiek wrote:
At 2/19/2015 7:04:20 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:50:39 PM, Skepticalone wrote:
At 2/19/2015 6:41:41 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
Go.

What is your complete definition of God?

Creator and sustainer of everything distinct from herself that is all-good, all-knowing, all-powerful, and all-present.

Does anything exist that was not created by your creator? If so what and where did it come from.

He didn't create himself and he has always existed.

So everything else was created by your creator including evil?

Evil is not something that's created. It's a privation of good.

http://plato.stanford.edu...

Who created the privation, or has a lack of good always existed like God?

No one created the privation. Evil isn't anymore real than the hole in the center of a donut. When you make a donut it doesn't necessitate that you put together two things: the dough and the hole. The dough is all there is to the donut and the hole is a "privation" of it.


Yes when you choose to make the doughnut in the classical form, you choose to form the hole. You could have chosen other forms. Are you saying that God chose to form existence so that it has holes (evil) in it? If not, please try to explain your stance better.


I'm saying that in creating beings such as humans (with morally significant free will) then, necessarily, as a by product of the type of beings humans are, there will be holes (evil).

Also I would like to know if you consider God Omnipresent?

I do consider her omnipresent.
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At 2/20/2015 8:34:12 PM, popculturepooka wrote:
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Why are you a theist?

Because I believe in it explains the whole range of experience from the existence of the universe, to morality, to religious experience. It's a worldview that I find makes the most sense out of things for me.

So you don't necessarily think it's true then.

No, I definitely think it's true. As in its the closest worldview that I think gets closest to reality.

How does a worldview that makes the most sense to you imply anything about it being true?