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Old January 3rd, 2018, 03:31 PM   #1
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A scientific experiment that can prove the existence of God.

It's quite simple, really. Just kill yourself and see what happens. There you have it. Proof positive.

Of course, if there is a God and you have rejected Him, you will prove it by going to Hell. So I'd suggest some other way of proving it. You might want to start by reading the Bible. Just saying.
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Old January 3rd, 2018, 03:47 PM   #2
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It's quite simple, really. Just kill yourself and see what happens. There you have it. Proof positive.

Of course, if there is a God and you have rejected Him, you will prove it by going to Hell. So I'd suggest some other way of proving it. You might want to start by reading the Bible. Just saying.
I posit that that would prove there is no god because in spite of the fact that you genuflected at all the right times and paid off the church and did all the other things right, you kill yourself and nothing.
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It's quite simple, really. Just kill yourself and see what happens. There you have it. Proof positive.

Of course, if there is a God and you have rejected Him, you will prove it by going to Hell. So I'd suggest some other way of proving it. You might want to start by reading the Bible. Just saying.
A “scientific experiment” doesn’t just “prove” something to the person doing the experiment but also to others observing, or reading about, the experiment.

So unless you have a way of the dead person providing their results the experiment isn’t scientific.
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A “scientific experiment” doesn’t just “prove” something to the person doing the experiment but also to others observing, or reading about, the experiment.

So unless you have a way of the dead person providing their results the experiment isn’t scientific.
Don't be silly. Of course it's scientific. Just because you can't share the results doesn't change a thing. You would be providing empirical evidence to yourself.
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Don't be silly. Of course it's scientific. Just because you can't share the results doesn't change a thing. You would be providing empirical evidence to yourself.
You are presupposing that you are correct about there being a god. If there isn't and you kill yourself, then nothing.

Thus it can't be observed, even by you.
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You don’t have to kill yourself. Just live your life until it’s done and wait for the end. No need to hurry.
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Its been a while since jr high science but doesn't a theory have to be repeated also?

So god would have to keep sending you back over and over again. Now that may prove the existence of god but would certainly do a number on the Abrahamic religions? Also sounds like a lot of effort on the part of god where is he was that invested in those results he could just make an appearance?
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Its been a while since jr high science but doesn't a theory have to be repeated also?

So god would have to keep sending you back over and over again. Now that may prove the existence of god but would certainly do a number on the Abrahamic religions? Also sounds like a lot of effort on the part of god where is he was that invested in those results he could just make an appearance?
Yes

This is where the Young Earth Creationists continually fail. Claiming that evolution “is only a theory” shows that they do not understand how rigorous the testing has to be for it to be called a theory and by trying to use the word theory in conjunction with their beliefs shows they don’t understand how little actual experimentation has been done on YEC.
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This is where the Young Earth Creationists continually fail. Claiming that evolution “is only a theory” shows that they do not understand how rigorous the testing has to be for it to be called a theory and by trying to use the word theory in conjunction with their beliefs shows they don’t understand how little actual experimentation has been done on YEC.
I am not a young earth creationist, I do believe in Creation, and evolution as taught is just a Theory.. Birds may have physical traits that will change over time with their environment via NATURAL SLECTION..

But Cats do not evolve into Dogs or Chickens into Rabbits. etc.
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I am not a young earth creationist, I do believe in Creation, and evolution as taught is just a Theory.. Birds may have physical traits that will change over time with their environment via NATURAL SLECTION..

But Cats do not evolve into Dogs or Chickens into Rabbits. etc.
Who, other than the fundie menace trying desperately to discredit evolution theory, has ever said that cats evolve into dogs or chickens into rabbits?

If that is what you think evolution is all about you are even more ignorant than I thought.
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