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What would be required to prove the existence of a "god"?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jimmy May 21, 2013. 73 Replies

I'm curious as to what sort of event or discovery would be enough to "prove" the existence of a god to you?Would it be hearing the god's voice in your head? Would it be an event predicted in some…Continue

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Shawn Close replied to Julien's discussion 'Nudity in horror movies' in the group Atheist Horror Fanatics
"I think it adds a bit of vulnerability to the victims. We spend most of our time clothed, and we only undress when we feel like we're in a safe environment (at least for many in American culture) That vulnerability may be a sign of social…"
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May 28, 2013
Jimmy replied to Shawn Close's discussion 'What would be required to prove the existence of a "god"?'
"This could easily be done by an extraterrestrial technology that has evolved eons ahead of our own. Who was it that said that a miracle by the bible's standards would be indistinguishable from an extraterrestrial technology? "
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May 19, 2013
Shawn Close replied to Shawn Close's discussion 'What would be required to prove the existence of a "god"?'
"Ok, there have been some pretty creative responses, but I'm going to change the question a little bit now. What would be the LEAST amount of proof that would be required for you to start entertaining the idea that there is a supernatural…"
May 18, 2013
Shawn Close replied to Mercedes's discussion 'Why do atheists ask for so much proof to believe in God?'
"For being the supposed source and creator of all things, including the concept of love, God doesn't live up to HUMAN standards. There isn't a parent on Earth that would condemn their child to ETERNAL suffering in Hell for disobeying them.…"
May 18, 2013
Jimmy replied to Shawn Close's discussion 'What would be required to prove the existence of a "god"?'
"DMT is orders of magnitude different in its effect from opium. I wouldn't even compare the two. The only way I could imagine drilling a hole working out in that way is that if DMT is released, after all it is part of the NDE."
May 18, 2013
Magnus Mayus replied to Shawn Close's discussion 'What would be required to prove the existence of a "god"?'
"That would need some doing. Something that only this deity could do - like forming another moon in front of our eyes and have it circle around our planet. If it is that kind dude they speak about in Paul then I would accept it if he came down and…"
May 18, 2013

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