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Featured Why Didn't God Leave Huge Quantities of Secular Evidence For Jesus?

Discussion in 'General Religious Debates' started by SeekingAllTruth, Dec 25, 2020.

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    God speaks to us through His word. When you read the Bible over and over again you notice things that you didn't notice before. When you read the Bible more you understand the context of the verses more.
     
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    What doesn't respect oneself and others is sin. The fruit in the garden of Eden might not have been an apple. Some Christians believe that the story of the garden of Eden is an allegory of people choosing to disobey God.
     
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    God can speak to us both ways like he did back on Mt Sinai. Why did he drop speaking directly to us now? My firm belief back by mountains of evidence is because he is deist God. He doesn't care about us--hasn't the least bit of concern for what happens to us. He doesn't answer prayers. He doesn't make a peep. he doesn't get involved in world affairs. He does nothing. he talks to you through the Bible, but he gives thousands of Christians different interpretations what that Bible says as evidenced by 30,000 different Christian denominations in America. That's all the proof anybody needs he doesn't communicate with us.
     
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    There's no such thing as sin. There's only right and wrong as evidenced by the law and by what people perceive to be right and wrong. Do whatever you want and it's fine if it doesn't hurt anyone and if it isn't against the law.
     
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    God answers prayers depending on if it's His will or not. Sometimes God doesn't answer prayers because people don't pray as much as they should. Does Unanswered Prayer Disprove God? | Reasons for Jesus

     
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    if he could do it for the people back then he can do it today.
     
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    God answers prayers at the exact same rate as the action could have occurred by pure random chance. It's pretty evident he doesn't answer prayers. It's just dumb luck you got the result you prayed for. So do agnostics.
     
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    If someone who prays is living in unconfessed sin or they pray arrogantly like the name it and claim it theology, their prayers won't be answered. Does Unanswered Prayer Disprove God? | Reasons for Jesus

     
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    That we sin is why God died for our sins. Right and wrong that is in the law comes from God-given common sense. The idea that we can do whatever we want as long as it doesn't hurt anyone is a concept that exists in Wicca and Satanism.
     
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    There's no need for God to do it today because people today have the Bible. It's similar to why the gift of languages existed with missionaries in the past but not today, because foreign cultures have the Bible in their native language.
     
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    Everyone believes in life after death and God and everyone knows that they will have to answer to God. What does it mean that we have eternity in our hearts (Ecclesiastes 3:11)? | GotQuestions.org

     
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    There's a vital need because then atheists would believe in him. But God doesn't care about saving souls anyway. He's a deist God.
     
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    Jesus didn't have to die for our sins. God can just simply forgive us like he tells us to forgive others.
     
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    Every Christian in the world is living in sin then because God doesn't answer any of their prayers.
     
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    God not revealing Himself today the same way He revealed Himself to Moses is similar to God not giving the gift of tongues (languages-not babbling) today like he did in the book of Acts.

    Acts 2:4

    And they were all filled with the Holy Ghost, and began to speak with other tongues, as the Spirit gave them utterance.

    It would be nice if pastors all had the gift of tongues today and when a foreign person came to their church that person would hear them in their native language, but those people already have the Bible in their native language.
     
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    I don't think God is looking for perfect people, but people who are going to seek Him. You also have to strive.
     
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    Jesus incarnated to die for our sins because the price of sin had to be paid. Can a judge simply forgive someone who committed a crime? We can forgive other people but we can't atone for their sins.
     
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    Can you forgive someone who hit you? Or does someone have to pay for his violence against you? Does his hitting you automatically give you the right to hit him back? Of course God can freely forgive us. There's no such thing as sin, therefore there is nothing to have to pay back to God. that's just church Kool-Aid and you have taken a BIG swig of it.
     
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    Let him seek me. I'm the one that's lost. I love how Christians throw the weight of the relationship on people whose backs are broken.
     
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    God talked to Moses audibly. Does God talk audibly to people today? Your statement is bogus.
     
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