A state of the world in which no one dies or suffers any egregious harm and everyone is reasonable, honest, and compassionate, and more often than not contented. The only known way to achieve this state of the world is through human social and technological progress. We are very unlikely ever to enjoy it. But our descendants millions of years hence might. And what we do now will determine how soon, how likely, and how many in future will enjoy it.
What about Heaven? Please describe Heaven.
The Atheist Perspective
What evidences of evolutionary theory are strongest in their removal of God from the picture?
William Lane Craig offers 5 arguments against divine determinism at reasonablefaith.org in an article called "Troubled by Calvinists". Do you agree?
Why does God allow charlatans to use His name to extract money, sex, attention and even their very lives from devout believers, who truly, honestly believe that they are listening to the word of God?
In "The Prince of Egypt", is Moses depicted accurately according to Islam?
Is it possible for God to be both all-loving and all-powerful if he allows Hell in the form of eternal suffering and torture?
Answers: Muslim, Atheist, Christian
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