There is absolute, definitive proof that the God portrayed in the Bible exists.
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Pro has BOP to show that there is absolute, definitive proof that the God portrayed in the Bible exists. Pro must also show why the God from the Bible must exist and not other versions of God from abrahamic religions or other religions in general. So, for instance, a generalized argument that proves the existence of God but not the biblical God specifically will not work as that argument can used to justify the existence of a non-biblical God (for instance, Allah from Islam). Pro automatically forfeits if their name is Mall.
a generalized argument that proves the existence of God but not the biblical God specifically will not work as that argument can used to justify the existence of a non-biblical God (for instance, Allah from Islam).
Jesus said that Christianity will be spread around the entire world."And this Gospel of the Kingdom shall be preached in all the world for a witness unto all nations, and then shall the end come."He said this at the time when Christianity had less than 100 followers.
Jesus also predicted that after Christianity becomes dominant, there will be the decline of Christianity in a way that almost no one will be a Christian anymore. We see today that Christianity is rapidly declining in many countries, and atheism is on the rise.In the same way that Jesus predicted the rise of Christianity, Jesus also predicted its final and total decline, and that people will return to mass adultery, immorality and luxury.
Bible predicts cloning and surgery in Genesis 2."And the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall upon Adam""and he took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh instead thereof""And the rib, which the Lord God had taken from man, made he a woman"This is basically how surgeries and cloning are done. In order to clone, you need some part of the person you are cloning. However, no one could have known this 2000 years ago.
Bible also provides accurate description of what is an AI."saying to them that dwell on the earth, that they should make an image to the beast, which had the wound by a sword, and did live.And he had power to give life unto the image of the beast, that the image of the beast should both speak, and cause that as many as would not worship the image of the beast should be killed."Now, obviously, this verse talks about an image that can speak, detect, think, and be like it has life. No one 2000 years ago could have known what is that about.Today we know that AI mostly fits such description. AI is an "image" that speaks, detects, thinks, and acts like it has life and sentience.
Jesus predicted that government will control all trade, and that people will get chip implants.This verse describes chip implants in humans and government control of trade:"And he causeth all, both small and great, rich and poor, free and bond, to receive a mark in their right hand, or in their foreheads:And that no man might buy or sell, save he that had the mark, or the name of the beast, or the number of his name".
Bible predicted that it will be discovered that Earth floats in space.Obviously, 2000 years ago, no one knew for sure if Earth is located on top of something or just floating.Bible made a claim over 2000 years ago that Earth floats in space:"He spreads out the northern skies over empty space; he suspends the earth over nothing."
ignoring the fact that God is something and therefor also cannot come from nothing nor have powers relating to the creation of itself before it exists by that same logic.
Why must what is reasonable be the thing that most people agree upon?
Considering how in the past most people agreed on wrong things such as the idea that LGBT people have mental disorders, how can we blindly trust what most people agree on?
The 12 witnesses of Jesus witnessed him in the Bible, that is where their witnessing of him was documented. However, how do we know that the Bible is accurate?
This prediction did end up being correct, but a single correct prediction (and one that isn't extremely specific) does not qualify as absolute, definitive proof. The Bible also says that the Earth was about 6000 years old (source) and not 4.5 billion years old like we know it is today (source). So, it seems more accurate that the Bible threw a few darts in the dark about various facts and landed a few predictions based off of luck.
This is a chart of the current number of Christians along with the estimated number of Christians in the future. The number of Christians is not rapidly declining near to the point of total decline, it is actually increasing at a faster rate than new people are being born.
If God could do everything with no limits, then he would not need a part of the person he is cloning. You must also provide evidence that a person must need a part of the person that they are cloning.
The prediction also states that those that didn't worship the image of the beast would be killed. I am struggling to imagine that that would occur with AI with governments killing those who do not worship AI's.
It also describes it as a "beast", of which the image was made about a beast was wounded by a sword and lived. In what way does that resemble AI?
Are people in the modern day getting chip implants? If so, please provide proof. Also please explain how a mark on their right hand or shoulder is supposed to be a chip being implanted instead of a tattoo or something else.
This was just a lucky guess by the Bible. Extend my previous argument on the Bible throwing darts in the dark and sometimes getting them right (and in many cases wrong such as the age of the Earth.
You have not cited evidence for how Christian moral law is perfect. There are certainly many good things about Christian moral law, as you mentioned, but in what way is that "perfect" and infallible in a way that a human could not have created it.