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Re: How would you define atheism to a theist?
« Reply #15 on: January 05, 2018, 11:12:31 AM »
"Atheism contends that there is no rational evidence for the existence of the supernatural."

But there are atheists who believe in ghosts and such. :notsure:

I would tinker with Dave's definition a little and say it's

"Atheism contends that there is no rational evidence for the existence of deities.""
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Re: How would you define atheism to a theist?
« Reply #16 on: January 05, 2018, 11:23:49 AM »
"Atheism contends that there is no rational evidence for the existence of the supernatural."

But there are atheists who believe in ghosts and such. :notsure:

I would tinker with Dave's definition a little and say it's

"Atheism contends that there is no rational evidence for the existence of deities.""

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Re: How would you define atheism to a theist?
« Reply #17 on: January 05, 2018, 02:40:26 PM »
"I don't believe in any god."

Anything beyond that is an attempt to assign ideology to the position.

If they're too fucking dense to understand something so sim9e, that's really not my problem.

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Re: How would you define atheism to a theist?
« Reply #18 on: February 10, 2018, 04:10:00 AM »
The structure of the universe discludes deity.
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