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    I need some advice..

    Read Meditations by Marcus Aurelius ( George Long translation).
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    Is the Catholic Church an evil entity?

    Do you realize how big the Catholic church is? I would also doubt that anyone in this thread would make the argument that child molestation is a tenet of their religion/belief/mission or that it is supported by anything more than a miniscule fraction of the church.
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    Is the Catholic Church an evil entity?

    As with any association of individuals, a few bad apples, however bad they may seem, isn't sufficient to deem the association itself as bad.
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    What does the Bible say?

    That is incorrect. No, it's a simple philosophical problem that does that doesn't involve "good people". Eternal punishment in Hell is an infinite punishment for a finite crime. Seemingly, from individuals. Have you found two people with identical moral compasses? I can assure you, not...
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    What does the Bible say?

    The world would be immeasurably better if people properly acquainted themselves with Marcus Aurelius.
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    What does the Bible say?

    Werid ass blend of eastern vodoo and Platonism? That sounds way more interesting and mysterious than anything I've ever posted.
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    What does the Bible say?

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    Qanon -The Storm

    The First Amendment is gives you the right of free speech from the government. It does NOT guarantee one free speech from a private company. Actually, "enforcing free speech" in your scenario, would be government trampling the free speech rights of private companies (Alphabet, Facebook...
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    What does the Bible say?

    This problem plagues both sides of the God/existential argument. The problem revolves around eternal regress (causation running backwards towards infinity). Based on our current understanding, both options, eternal regress or an uncaused cause, are seemingly absurd. On the one hand, if...
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    What does the Bible say?

    That's the entire point. One cannot pull objectivity, let alone "objective grounding", out of the subjective hat regardless of how hard they try. It reflects the amateur nature of the ontological argument. It is defining things into existence. The former proceeds the latter. That's your...
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    What does the Bible say?

    Not sure how this is related to my post or who stated that logic ceases to exist.
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    What does the Bible say?

    We are speaking of quantum particles, not human thought. The mind is separate from reality. The point was about how reality seemingly doesn't follow logic, particularly on the quantum level, despite our everyday appearances in the macro world. The part of your post that is relevant to my...
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    Who Doesn't Like Aliens?

    One of the best threads ever. Up there with Gibbs' Pringles thread.
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    What does the Bible say?

    Feel free to share why.
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    What does the Bible say?

    The latter is predicated on the former. The former is predicated on the latter.

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