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by PeterDF
Fri Nov 12, 2004 4:54 am
Forum: What is Good? The Search for the Best Way to Live - by A.C. Grayling
Topic: The Perfect Religion
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Re: Bigger is Better?

ShannonNo! No! What I was trying to explore were the reasons why particular religions have survived in the world when others haven't. I chose the word "perfect" in the sense of exploring the question of which religion is "perfect" for the purpose of spreading itself.I guess - bec...
by PeterDF
Thu Nov 11, 2004 11:26 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: How rude
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Re: How rude

Mr. PIt's here "Brain cell deficiency ezboard"About half way down the page.
by PeterDF
Thu Nov 11, 2004 3:39 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: How rude
Replies: 10
Views: 3597
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Re: How rude

Grrr. : -->:"> I feel a post coming on.... I've put it on their site. Go and check it out!!!! Edited by: PeterDF at: 11/11/04 3:51 am
by PeterDF
Wed Nov 10, 2004 12:54 pm
Forum: What is Good? The Search for the Best Way to Live - by A.C. Grayling
Topic: The Perfect Religion
Replies: 8
Views: 8749
Gender:
Great Britain

Re: The Perfect Religion

Yes! I see what you mean - ok we'll add that criterion too.
by PeterDF
Tue Nov 09, 2004 1:18 pm
Forum: What is Good? The Search for the Best Way to Live - by A.C. Grayling
Topic: The Perfect Religion
Replies: 8
Views: 8749
Gender:
Great Britain

Re: The Perfect Religion

ShannonThe kind of religion I meant would be ideal in the narrow sense that it would be perfect for spreading itself at the expense of others. But obviously the more satisfaction it provided to its followers the more succesful it would be likely to be.ScrumfishHmm! This would certainly make it desir...
by PeterDF
Sun Nov 07, 2004 6:06 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: A Brief History of Disbelief
Replies: 0
Views: 1261
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A Brief History of Disbelief

After all I said about the dear old BBC and its alleged bias against non-believers, they have just broadcast a series about the history of atheism.Website here:atheismlIt was writen and presented by Jonathan Miller, who is fairly well known on this side of the Atlantic. In the 60's he was one of fou...
by PeterDF
Sun Nov 07, 2004 5:48 pm
Forum: What is Good? The Search for the Best Way to Live - by A.C. Grayling
Topic: Keep God out of public affairs
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Re: Keep God out of public affairs

I've been thinking about this article further. I agree with Grayling that each religion describes a version of the truth that is incompatible with any other, as I think I've said in one of my other posts somewhere. Most intellectuals and theologians honour the right of those, whose faith differs fro...
by PeterDF
Sun Nov 07, 2004 2:26 pm
Forum: What is Good? The Search for the Best Way to Live - by A.C. Grayling
Topic: Ch. 1 - Introduction: Shadows and Shapings
Replies: 10
Views: 11751
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Re: Shadows and Shapings

ChrisQuote:there is no meaning and cannot be a meaning if there isn't a deityI agree, but I don't think it is true to say that there is no meaning in the universe; it's just that there is no deeper meaning. Things are meaningful to human beings in the sense that there are things that are important t...
by PeterDF
Sat Nov 06, 2004 1:22 pm
Forum: What is Good? The Search for the Best Way to Live - by A.C. Grayling
Topic: the point is...moot
Replies: 5
Views: 6749
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Re: the point is...moot

Only three words you didn't understand? Wow! I thought I had a reasonable vocabulary but I found loads Edited by: PeterDF at: 11/6/04 1:23 pm

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