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We also have contemporaneous paintings by a huge number of people and they do tend to resemble each other. We have thousands of personal artifacts and written records by uninterested 3rd party observers.
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And really, what about the world in particular requires the intervention of a God? There are good explanations for the origin of life, the planet, and the solar system that don require anyone getting their hands dirty. The origin of the universe isn fully understood, sure, but are you really going to pretend that the sort of God that requires you to redact his name to keep it holy is the same one that canada goose black friday sale would create the universe and let it all run according to plan? If you believe the Bible, the whole story is one long string of events not going according to God plan.
world without G d is an Canada Goose Parka irrelevant fact for the question if the world would be better without religion. Religion sucks.
Moreover, as opposed to the existence of Washington there are no evidences for religious beliefs and plenty against.
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You can loophole this physics with some unnatural suggestion as always. Say by the philosophical suggestion of a more complex explanation of a supernatural creative agent that makes up a Last Thursday universe, either then or now.
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