What Difference Belief in God Makes

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I recounted in a previous post a conversation with a friend about faith and science. The friend, to my surprise, in a follow up email told me that he could not refute my argument for why God exists, and therefore felt it necessary to agree. But, then he asked a difficult question:

“What difference does it make?”

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Is consciousness produced by the physical material of the brain or is it “something more?” The issue is a major dividing line between physicalists and anti-physicalists with big implications for our culture and values.

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Gerald R. Baron

Gerald R. Baron

Husband, father, grandfather, semi-retired, farm advocate, author, communicator. Deeply curious about science, nature, spirit and history.

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