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Originally Posted by QuickSilver View Post
I didn't want to go into the well known problem of god-based absolute morality. This is that if there is an objective absolute morality independent of God, then God just transmits it to us and is unnecessary. If on the other hand objective absolute morality is just what God says, then morality from God is no different from morality from a Mafia don - what I say goes. Don't like it - like your toes?

Craig is assuming the existence of objective moral values, a fact not in evidence.
Or, to put it in other words, what would God do if he was at the switch of a streetcar ...


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