2013/12/23 meekerdb <meeke...@verizon.net> > On 12/23/2013 10:55 AM, Quentin Anciaux wrote: > > 2013/12/23 Edgar L. Owen <edgaro...@att.net> > >> All, >> >> The question of whether God exists is meaningless without first giving >> some definition of what is meant by God, of how God is defined. Otherwise >> everyone is talking about different things and nothing will go anywhere. >> >> If you need a God there is only one possible rational definition and that >> is to just define God as the universe itself. First there is now absolute >> certainty that God does exist >> > > Well no... It is certain that I experience a reality but that there > exists a consistent physical universe defined everywhere is not certain... > > > Is your experience consistent, i.e. describable without contradictions? > OK, then how you conceive it is your model of reality and the universe. > If it includes things independent of your thoughts external to you, and > other people that agree on these things, then that's the physics of it. > Whether it's 'defined everywhere' would depend on your model. >
I agree but any model is *far* from certainty... so defining "God" as meaning the universe doesn't settle at all that it exists... Quentin > > Brent > > -- > You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups > "Everything List" group. > To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an > email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. > To post to this group, send email to email@example.com. > Visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list. > For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/groups/opt_out. > -- All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. (Roy Batty/Rutger Hauer) -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/groups/opt_out.