Mapping the world's opinions

For much of time people have questioned the existence of God. This question understands God as ‘Supreme Being and Creator of the Universe’, not a specific God (Christian, Islamic, Jewish, or other), and explores the various positions and arguments for and against the existence.

Yes: God exists

The belief that at least one deity exists

Moral

Without a God to define an absolute standard of right and wrong, morality would be relative Explore

Ontological

A superlative being must exist, by definition Explore

The Experientialists

This is the belief that the personal feeling of 'awe' is proof of the existence of God. Explore

Cosmological

The Universe should have had a beginning, and a basal being whom we call God accounts for it. Explore

Intelligent Design

Also known as "teleological". The complexity and beauty of the world could not have come about randomly, but only by of an intelligent being. Explore

We can't know whether God exists

We don't or can't know whether deities exist. Compatible with either weak theism or weak atheism.

The Argument from Incomprehensibility

Knowledge of God’s existence is unattainable because evidence of God’s existence is unattainable. Explore

The Argument from Uncertainty

Knowledge of God’s existence is unattainable because no evidence could ever justify religious belief Explore

No: God does not exist

Disbelief in the existence of deities.

Dystheism

If God did exist, he could not be understood as Good. Explore

Lack of Evidence

There is no solid scientific evidence for the existence of God Explore

Inconsistent Revelations

Since theologians and the faithful have produced conflicting and mutually exclusive revelations, it is unlikely that God exists. Explore

New Atheism

A cluster of arguments commonly attributed to a group of Western 21st century writers, that claim that religion is superstition, scientifically disprovable, and bad for society. Explore

The Problem of Evil

It is impossible to reconcile the existence of evil with an omnipotent, omnibenevolent and omniscient God Explore

The Argument from Non-Belief

The philosophical argument that asserts an inconsistency between the existence of God and a world in which people fail to recognize him Explore
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