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Was the universe created by God, or by the Big Bang Theory?

i believe both to be true, but i wanted to know what your views are on this. Physics is such a subject where it is difficult to prove anything, therefore we rely on our own views/religions. The big bang sill remains a theory , and there is no way was can 100% say this is how it exactly started


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    Jan 18 2012: Before answering or may be debatting would be the better word for it,I will pose a question for u whether do u believe in God or the Big bang theory......well both the things can't be true or may not be false too,no such theory or proof exists.
    • Jan 18 2012: i believe in god.
      Yes there is such a theory which exists called the big bang. my question is all about one individuals faith and belief and whether or not you choose to belief one or the other or none that is up to you.
      alothough no scientific evidnce can prove god there are many things in life which some people experience, you may want to read my story in a reply to another person
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          Jan 18 2012: Why "believe" in anything that cannot be proven?

          We seem to have a hard time simply saying, "I don't know."

          We're uncomfortable not knowing ... and then we invent a whole range of explanations that create the illusion we do know ... and believe in them.
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        Jan 18 2012: @ T. Jones, or whoever you are.

        How boring to answer all debate questions with "I don't know".....Imagine a presidential debate with the candidates answering thought provoking questions with "Gee, golly I just don't know". Instead, what do we hear? Lies....yes, lies. Everyone knows they are being lied to. But some humans enjoy being lied to everyone once in a while. What's wrong with that?

        Truth, we can't handle the truth. Just let us say what we believe, without psychoanalyzing our responses.....we are aware that our current beliefs can/will change sometimes. But in the meantime let us have our fun.
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        Jan 18 2012: @ T. Jones or whoever you are

        You asked: "Why believe...?"

        One final thought:

        There are two kinds of people in the world,
        Those who go through life asking Why?
        And those who go through life asking Why not?
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          Jan 19 2012: C Sarrin (or whoever you are),

          If we do not know - and there are many things we do not know - the appropriate response is to say, "I do not know."

          Now, if there is something we believe in and do not know, we may accurately say, "I believe."

          And so on.

          And I do not believe the purpose of intellectual enquiry is to insulate you from your boredom.

          You might not agree with me.

          My name happens to be Thomas Jones and that is my picture ... whoever you are.

          And as to your final thought: First, it isn't your thought, second, I doubt it will be the final thought you have. And, third, do you really think there are only two kinds of people in the world?

          The comments and question are rhetorical (meaning: you are not expected to reply.)

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        Jan 19 2012: 100% agreed that the theory of big bang exists but there certain things that is still not yet clear i.e.,
        according to the standard theory, our universe sprang into existence as "singularity" around 13.7 billion years ago. What is a "singularity" and where does it come from? Well, to be honest, we don't know for sure. Singularities are zones which defy our current understanding of physics. They are thought to exist at the core of "black holes." Black holes are areas of intense gravitational pressure. The pressure is thought to be so intense that finite matter is actually squished into infinite density (a mathematical concept which truly boggles the mind). These zones of infinite density are called "singularities." Our universe is thought to have begun as an infinitesimally small, infinitely hot, infinitely dense, something - a singularity. Where did it come from? We don't know. Why did it appear? does it really happened? We don't know

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