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Shaheem Carter

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This Question is for the people that believe in god. (Atheist views also please)

Did you ever thought of this, and if so, please explain to me how does this make sense to you,
Because it doesn't to me.

BTW I'm atheist, but I'm asking this question from a christian point of view.
(I don't claim to no everything, just a truth seeker)

OK, Here we go:

God created you,(Remember you didn't ask to be here,) and then gave you an ultimatum, Worship me and go to Heaven, or You'll burn for eternity in my hell fire.

But...What if i don't want either, why can't i create a third option?
Really, is there any free will in this or is this just free choice?
Besides were ever i was before you created me, am sure i was perfectly fine.
then you decide to bring me here and trap me in your Crappy Options (Heaven or Hell).

Ofcourse if am a believer i wouldn't want to burn in hell, so i'll pick the other option which is heaven.
but am only picking heaven because hell sucks a bit more.

So basically it's worship me or you'll pay. and if i decide not to, Hell awaits me. So, if god really is love why is he so upset and is going to burn me indefinitely, because i think he's a myth that man created to find solace in?
i mean, what type of god leaves no evidence at all, and gets angry because i don't acknowledge him? Let's face it, you can tell me god did it, god created it, god this, god that..but it's all faith based. No matter how much you tell me, you have no proof. So as far as am concerned, if i tell you a pink unicorn in blue jeans created all of this, you can't disprove that.

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  • Mar 25 2012: Shaheem !

    All atheists' points of view are expressed with no new forthcoming. They require the proof of the existence of God, the EVIDENCE. Truth is self-evident.. The truth of one's real self is the expression of divinity. It can be discovered through the pathway of everyday life.The commonplace and God aren't distinct. What/ Who is the God you don't believe in ? You don't believe in names ? Me too.
    God is not the Holy Other, God is the Whole. To live with care and kindness is all that is necessary. And the sense of sacred reverence, alone helps to be one with the Whole. It is not a belief, it's experience :)
    • Apr 1 2012: Natasha, your remarks were addressed to Shaheem. Please excuse me for interjecting my thoughts.

      You said "Truth is self-evident." I think that is far from being the case. If truth were self-evident there would be no need for jury trials, or mathematical proofs, or scientific experimentation, or archeological excavations or evidence collection.

      "Chase after truth like hell and you'll free yourself, even though you never touch its coat-tails."
      Clarence Darrow (1857 - 1938)

      By the way, I, as an atheist, agree wholeheartedly with your statement: "To live with care and kindness is all that is necessary." No supernatural deities are required.

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