On Apr 26, 11:55 pm, Craig Weinberg <whatsons...@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Apr 26, 4:17 pm, graytiger <dirk.vanglab...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > On 14 mrt, 17:49, Craig Weinberg <whatsons...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> >  'The concept of an afterlife is a perfectly reasonable thing to be
> > able
> > to imagine'
>
> > It is not. There is no strongly justified argument to suppose that
> > aynthing 'mind' like can stay in existence when the brain stops
> > functioning.
>
> But still, you can easily see how and why it makes sense that this
> idea is an anthropological universal.
>
> Craig

because people don't like the idea of dying. But that doesn't prove a
thing. So it is not really reasonable in the sense of being well
justified. People can have many needs that are answered by certain
beliefs, but that doesn't make these beliefs reasonable.

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