Most people who believe in God don’t do so because they have been convinced by the cosmological – or any other – argument for his existence. They simply believe, using the same faculty of belief that allows them to believe in such things as the reality of the material world around them, the reality of the past, and the fact that minds exist other than their own. It is an a priori knowledge founded on evidence that is internal to the believer. ...
That is the bit that is missing or deliberately suppressed in atheists: the ability to know God exists. It’s a shame, really.
Thursday, January 05, 2012
The Stupid! It Burns! (missing piece edition)
Atheists have a piece missing