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Re: Why are Atheists so intolerant of other religions?

Subject: Re: Why are Atheists so intolerant of other religions?
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Date: 25 Dec 2006 07:33:43 -0800
Newsgroups: sci.astro.amateur, alt.religion.christian, alt.atheism, alt.politics.usa.constitution, misc.education
Michelle Malkin wrote:
> "Josh Rosenbluth" <jrosenbluth@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
> news:_ZidneYRj-JttRLYnZ2dnUVZ_t-mnZ2d@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Jeff Strickland wrote:
> >>
> >> If there is NO God, and one believes in Him, then all one has lost is
> >> time on earth to behave as one would like. But, if there IS God, and one
> >> behaves as though there is none, then he'll have Hell to pay.
>
> You theists never tire of throwing Pascal's stupid Wager
> in our faces. Did it ever occur to you that, if you choose
> the wrong god, you might end up in its version of hell?
> Then, you'll have hell to pay.
> >
> > Do you think we can pull a fast one on God, as if He isn't going to know
> > you "believe" in Him only to hedge your bet against spending eternity in
> > Hell.
>
> Please provide evidence of the existence of this god in particular.

I'm not arguing that God exists.  I am arguing that Pascal's Wager
fails even if you assume God exists (but that information is unknown to
the wagerer).  I also like your refutation.

Josh Rosenbluth


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