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Old November 6th, 2013, 12:48 AM  
darthearth
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Default Re: Religion

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Originally Posted by Vlerchan View Post
It actually is a non sequitur. The name of the fallacy itself is the appeal to ignorance. It's commonly used in a bid to put forward irrational and baseless claims. We can speculate that an Intelligent Designer is guiding the process - which I highly doubt - but we can't use a lack of proof to the contrary - or negative proof - to infer it as you do.
I'll just refer to my previous comment which made things clear.


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Originally Posted by Vlerchan View Post
Criminal courts accept witness testimony. How many criminal courts make a final decision based solely on this witness testimony alone however? I very much doubt a (serious) criminal case was ever settled on witness testimony alone, though I haven't checked myself.

I died and saw a light / met my loved ones is never going to sound rational to an Atheist. I wouldn't bother trying to frame it as such.
I want to know exactly why you think life reviews do not "sound rational". I would love to hear a rational reason without materialism bias. Thanks.
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