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Author Topic:   Why'd you do it that way, God?
onifre
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Message 136 of 137 (574515)
08-16-2010 10:08 AM
Reply to: Message 133 by Dexx
08-14-2010 10:05 PM


But if i did, a very powerful being doing the best he can within some tight constraints is more consistent with what i see here on Earth.

How would that definition defer from an advanced race of, say, humans or aliens?

How could god create a universe that places constraints on him?

- Oni

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Huntard
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Message 137 of 137 (574518)
08-16-2010 10:18 AM
Reply to: Message 132 by onifre
08-14-2010 5:05 PM


onifre writes:

If...

God is limited.

...then it is not a god.


I disagree. Zeus was a god, and he was certainly limited, so were the other gods from the greek/roman/egyptian/norse pantheons.

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