I check to see if their answers rest on confirmed facts and valid logic. If they do, I change my view to theirs. If they do not, I stick with what I can determine rests on confirmed facts and valid logic. Following this method is what has led me to where I am now. Of course you might still ask...
How do you reconcile the difference in answers from the different columnists to the questions on this website?
The Atheist Perspective
If God said "Thou shalt not kill" then why did he flood the whole world leaving only Noah and his family alive, and how is the destruction of Sodom justified (killing people for engaging in "immoral" sex), is God exempted from morality?
You say god cannot lie? He said that Adam and Eve would die if they ate from the 'Tree'.. yet they did not die. He said nothing about sin, he said that they would die.
Answers: Muslim, Christian
How can God be an uncaused cause?
Answers: Atheist, Christian
How do people get to heaven?
Could Christ have prevented his alleged crucifixion? If he could have but didn't, wasn't that suicide?
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