14 January 2013

Thought of the day

If the only alternative to belief in God is eternal punishment (usually described as being the most horrible torture imaginable) then acquiescing to faith is tantamount to obeying someone holding a gun to your head – it's merely self-preservation under extreme duress. Who would want to be in Heaven with a god who has to threaten people with eternal torment to make followers out of them?

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