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To: Gene Eric
That description doesn’t work for me; it is itself dogmatic.

Atheism is a faith based belief, despite all attempts by any atheist to claim otherwise. Atheism "claims" to prove a negative.

27 posted on 12/07/2008 9:41:10 AM PST by GoLightly (Hey, Obama. When's my check going to get here?)
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To: GoLightly

Atheism is not a faith based belief. It simply states that God does not exist. Furthermore, there’s nothing to prove when faith (or Faith) is involved - one does not prove or disprove faith.

It’s wrong to say that atheism is the assertion of a universal negative when atheism is essentially nothing. A satanist, on the other, would better qualify for the assertion. That said, I doubt atheists exist.


28 posted on 12/07/2008 3:13:44 PM PST by Gene Eric
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