The Argument From Consciousness (Debunked) December 24, 2016

The Argument From Consciousness (Debunked)

We haven’t figured out exactly how our consciousness came to be — how we evolved into sentient creatures capable of thinking long term, discovering realities about the world around us, and even asking about our origins and afterlife.

There are religious apologists who will say that our consciousness can only be explained by the existence of God. No other answer makes any sense.

In the video below, YouTuber Rationality Rules talks about why that argument makes no sense:

ConsciousnessDebunked

If you watch around the 6:34 mark of the video, my face makes an appearance. I have no idea how he got my desktop photo, but there you go.

"I doubt they'd want him. Even an alligator has to draw the line somewhere."

Connecticut House Passes Bill Removing Religious ..."
"Or you could make education affordable or free and the alarming development will go away."

Richard Dawkins Stripped of “Humanist of ..."
"I'm ok with masks. I've never looked so handsome as I do with a mask."

Hate-Preacher: Christians Should Rule This Country ..."
"Dawkins has been saying this kind of stuff for years. If he wanted to learn, ..."

Richard Dawkins is Still Denying the ..."

Browse Our Archives

What Are Your Thoughts?leave a comment
error: Content is protected !!