Why religion is bad for society.

A woman in India is beaten and berated by police for having a relationship with a Muslim man.

This is why ALL religions are at their core bad for society.

They are the antithesis of freedom and HUMAN RIGHTS.

They just want to control your life, tell you what to do, what to eat, what to wear, and even who to marry.

It’s all about control.   🤬🖕🏼

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More on the actual / potential infinite

UseOfReason

0. Introduction

One of the premises of the Kalam Cosmological Argument (KCA) is that the universe began to exist. There are two types of defence for this premise; scientific and philosophical. In the latter category, there is one argument in particular that I want to focus on, which Craig calls the ‘argument from the impossibility of an actual infinite’.

The argument runs like this:

  1. An actual infinite cannot exist
  2. An infinite temporal regress of events is an actual infinite
  3. Therefore, an infinite temporal regress of events cannot exist

Craig holds that the past had a beginning, but also that the future has no end (presumably due to his beliefs about the afterlife). This invites the following objection, which has been made in the literature by Wes Morriston (here). We seem to be able to formulate a symmetrical argument which should conclude that the future has an end point:

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