What Math Says (And Doesn’t Say) About God’s Existence

Is it possible to use math to come to a conclusion, one way or the other, about God’s existence?

No, but that won’t stop people from trying. The video below points out how people use numbers to justify God’s existence — without taking a stance on it.

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In short, to make this work, you have to make up a lot of numbers and estimate probabilities you just don’t have reliable information about. It’s all speculation. Exactly what you’d expect with faith.

(via AsapSCIENCE)

About Hemant Mehta

Hemant Mehta is the editor of Friendly Atheist, appears on the Atheist Voice channel on YouTube, and co-hosts the uniquely-named Friendly Atheist Podcast. You can read much more about him here.