Possible reasons for natural evils include that they are caused by natural laws that must operate as they do if intelligent, free agents are to exist; or that through observation and copying they allow humans to perform greater evils, which makes moral decisions more significant. I believe that God or the path of God is an approach that is individualistic and different from person to person. He was bored and wanted his own reality show? From the time of Abraham to the present, this is a thought-provoking look at the God at the heart of the world's three great monotheistic religions. "Natural" evils such as earthquakes and many diseases are sometimes seen as problems for ‘free will’ theodicies since they don't seem to be caused by free decisions. For THREE hundred and SEVENTY-THREE years, not even the greatest mathematician could prove the conjecture, nor could they find an indisputable counter example. Can the concept of colour really be described to a person with perfect sight let alone the blind ones. But in order for this unification to work mathematically, it requires that the force-carrying particles have no mass. Cosmologists call this the “big crunch”. On the other hand, if one claims to KNOW that "the hidden domain of the unknowable" does NOT exist without claiming that, therefore, one CAN know something unknowable, another contradiction arises. You see, when Adam and Eve sinned, mankind's relationship with God was broken since God cannot tolerate sin for He is holy (meaning: set apart). If born further east, you might very well be touting Hinduism, or Islam. We detect them only through their gravitational effects, which makes them very difficult to study. The following conjecture is NOT well defined: If it the principle was there for us to conceive this then explaining the color blue to a blind person would be simple. It declares that Allah is Eternal, i.e., He is beyond the bounds of time and space. Once man simply lets go of illogical fear based Dark Age enslaving methods that created religions, then we all may kindly proceed ahead into our great future of life. Islam is the true monotheistic religion. In fact, astronomers and physicists have found that all we see in the Universe – planets, stars, galaxies – accounts for only a tiny 4% of it! The murderer/rapist? Intolerance is the norm as defenders of their respective religious bent resort to the recitation of text deemed applicable in their rebuttal. While this does not appease the religious types it does lead to a more fundamental question that calls into question Hawking's assertion that general relativity and quantum mechanics would dominate a pre-Universe. Hinduism on the other hand is largely polytheistic (except the Vedantic version according to some). Jesus never claimed to be divine or a son of God or some manifestation of God Himself. But imagine if no one knew what Fermat's Last Theorem was. If we don't believe in a god, why would be believe in your book?! If you don't believe me, then read HERstory (if you can stomach it!). At this point we are just plumb out of science. The process of divine revelation ended with Prophet Mohammad who is the last of the prophets and who brought the final and most clear divine message and evidence in the form of the Quran. The early inflationary period of the big bang appears to violate the rule that nothing can travel faster than the speed of light. Pyrrhus, However, some would meet the specific conditions right to support life. This FAQ is empty. But we, being not 'All-anything', do not know (cannot know) what these attributes are nor what they mean. We are introduced to Nychos, a famous Austrian urban art and graffiti artist who b, Stay or go, give up or fight? It's not sane! Even the Rabbi has to concede on her analysis! Critics claim that the big bang theory suggests the universe began out of nothing. And, finally, if one claims to KNOW that "the hidden domain of the unknowable" really DOES exist, after all, then one claims to know, at least something, of the existence of precisely that which one claims is unknowable! The further on illogical men drag disasterious pearls of history into our future, the further behind we get. What lies beyond the universe? For your sakes, My little ones, I choose to die. However, he is also the almighty, meaning he knows which choices we will make. Monotheism literally means "the belief in only one God". Thank you, Asad, for the time you have taken responding to my initial comments. (i can't, but english is not my native language) You are born in the a modern western world, for crying out loud! The definition of miracle is an event that takes place that does not lie within reason of the observer. How can the Protestant Reformation and witch burnings have anything to do with that which does not exist and/or with beliefs in same. “It’s not genesis, it’s not as if mice are coming from a pile of dirty rags in a corner,” he says. reality is what remains when you stop believing in it. "Enwrought with golden and silver light, The Myth of the Israelite Lawgiver. It's done for reasons of selfish God('s) who threaten and control and command humanity to obey. When considering nature and its workings it can be conceived as a machine that its inner working process occur and in turn allows us to exist. Documentary about Religion .Must Watch . In its simplest form, atheism is the mere 'absence' of belief regarding one. you better believe it, especially if you ARE a woman! All within it happened, done, over, closed, fin. If we are in a closed universe, eventually the entire universe will contract and collapse in on itself. If innocence has a face then surely it is that of three-year-old Madeleine McCann, who in May 2007 went missing from her family holiday home. The find, gives weight to the long-standing idea that life on other planets may have a radically different chemical makeup. The Standard Model being the most agreed upon model of how the universe operates also supports the big bang theory of how the universe developed from a very tiny, dense state into what it is today. Learn how your comment data is processed. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. I'm no expert, like the hands of the government, they don't shake on anything. The prefix 'a' meaning without and theist meaning god. They know their kid will sneak out but they love them anyway and will be there for them anyway. Josephus - The Jewish general who invented the Jesus's Myth, Did Moses Exist? Religious doctrines just like any other principle are subject to debate. religions you should try it. This culture is known as Vaisnava or Varnasrama. Oh dear, oh dear! And religion has nothing to with and, therefore, is "not about the [equality?] Will it expand forever? (TV Movie 2001). One must realize that there are those who will never believe no matter how much proof or evidence is produced. "Is He neither able nor willing? It lays down the gauntlet for us to learn how to engineer genomes.”. Right! The Muslim Times’ Editor’s comments: This video is loaded not to condone all its ideas, but, merely for information and in a spirit of learning, different perspectives. The same ‘free will’ logic applies to how an Intelligent Being does what He does. As We originated the first creation so We will regenerate it. This leaves the door wide open for a deity to choose whatever laws he/she sees fit. I thought it was pretty good, it represents the topic of religion fairly objectively and I can’t complain about the execution. I pray of you: However, when you spell 'atheism' with a capital 'A' and refer to "its followers" and "their [former] Bible," I feel pressed, indeed, obliged, to point out to, you that atheism is not a belief and, therefore, cannot have "followers." If you cannot (or will not) see this, then we are all doomed. The intended focus of this work is the monotheism of the Abrahamic religions. Then a great and powerful wind tore the mountains apart and shattered the rocks before the Lord, but the Lord was not in the wind. It continues to expand exquisitely, in accordance with pre-established laws. Natural events like earthquakes, floods, etc are not evil but happen due to the natural/physical laws that govern the world. They rekindled my fascination with physics which I really enjoyed studying in high-school. After the wind there was an earthquake, but the Lord was not in the earthquake. For not allowing a tiny chance for the existence of an Unseen Force, aren’t non-believers as radical as the religious dogmatists that they so vehemently scorn? “We placed him (man) as (a drop of) sperm in a place of rest, firmly fixed; then We made the sperm into a clot of congealed blood; then of that clot We made a lump (fetus); then We made out of that lump bones and clothed the bones with flesh…” [Quran 23:12-14]. Use your heads! And at least one of those could contain the right planet, orbiting the right star at the right time for the right conditions to exist for life to spring into existence.