Re: Re: Imagine God Evolving.
I'm glad to hear I've formed a more modern version of something. The inherent flaw you mention is actually one of the main points of the idea. By using the current understanding of the universe, I can imagine a new God more evolved than a previous God.
The same God, just updated.
As for it may or may not be true, I would have to put my money on it not being true. We constantly prove ourselves wrong. (It's a necessary process in the act of improving).
So even this form of God that I have put forth, is not a true God.
Never thought it was. It's just the best version I have going. The idea is "Imagine God Evovling". All three words are of equal value.
Imagine is a command. It's a personal challenge to use your imagination when thinking about God.
God is an almost knowable idea. An idea that can make your life, and the lives around you, better.
Evolving is the ability to survive, through change, and adaptation.
So if you believe there is no God, or you can't image there is a God, then there is no God. But you are the one making the choice to go it alone...and for what reason? To prove that you are right, and nondelusional?
Giving our solar system a "slap in the face"
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- It's traveling so quickly it's been described as a hurricane of dark matter
- Scientists are excited to set their particle detectors at the onslffaught
Bernardo Kastrup proposes a new ontology he calls “idealism” built on panpsychism, the idea that everything in the universe contains consciousness. He solves problems with this philosophy by adding a new suggestion: The universal mind has dissociative identity disorder.
There’s a reason they call it the “hard problem.” Consciousness: Where is it? What is it? No one single perspective seems to be able to answer all the questions we have about consciousness. Now Bernardo Kastrup thinks he’s found one. He calls his ontology idealism, and according to idealism, all of us and all we perceive are manifestations of something very much like a cosmic-scale dissociative identity disorder (DID). He suggests there’s an all-encompassing universe-wide consciousness, it has multiple personalities, and we’re them.
Firefighters in California are still struggling to contain several wildfires nearly one week after they broke out.
- Hundreds of people are still missing after three wildfires spread across Northern and Southern California last week.
- 48 of the 50 deaths occurred after the Camp Fire blazed through the town of Paradise, north of Sacramento.
- On Tuesday night, a fourth wildfire broke out, though it's mostly contained.
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