greeney2 wrote:Not a single person has ever claimed absolute knowledge to you
Wow, seriosuly? Have you really gotten that braindead? You certainly have before, so has Eldensword, and so has many others on this forum.
Eldensword wrote:The evidence is given when it is not demanded. Perspective is everything in this argument and journey. The point of faith is that, if we humbly stop demanding "proof" and just believe, we are rewarded with the answers in our hearts.
Sounds like absolute knowledge to me.
greeney2 wrote:maybe you can just define it in terms that would have convinced you and other atheists absolutely what proof would have satisfied you.
Any kind of undeniable proof will do.
I don't believe what I believe because it's what I desire to believe. I believe what I believe because it's what logic and reason cause me to believe. All I want is to live with the truth -- nothing more, nothing less.