Does Absolute Truth exist or not?
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12-11-2013, 12:34 PM (This post was last modified: 12-11-2013 01:23 PM by Free.)
RE: Does Absolute Truth exist or not?
(25-09-2013 06:28 AM)Mike Wrote:  Does Absolute Truth exist? As far as I know, even if we said "there are no absolute truths, not even a single absolute truth exist", it is an absolute truth itself. Thus, it is self-contradicting. So, the statement "There exists an absolute truth," is true.

Truth is all that which can be determined to exist. It is not a philosophical mind-bender, but rather a status dependent on conscious reality.

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12-11-2013, 03:04 PM
RE: Does Absolute Truth exist or not?
(25-09-2013 05:52 PM)Chas Wrote:  
(25-09-2013 05:45 PM)Mike Wrote:  This is the problem that the theists have. When they hear we say something like, "there are not even single evidence for the existence of God/god, thus God/god aren't exist", then they quickly resort to respond like this "what you've asserted is an absolute truth, then you're contradicting yourself thus actually absolute truth exist, and you can't disprove it".

But even then, "absolute" is just a concept. But idk about the truth. Perhaps, it is also just a concept?

Science asserts a definite, tentative maybe. Probably.

We use pencils, not indelible ink. Yes

Not sure how a 'definite' can be maybe, but i get your drift.
As for "truth" I have always had massive difficulties.?./...

There are clear cut truths of course----heavy as opposed to light. When we get in to controversy though, 'truth' really get stretched in all directions.
Too much dogma can destroy dialogue, as one party endeavours to steam roll their rationale.

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12-11-2013, 03:09 PM
RE: Does Absolute Truth exist or not?
"Does Absolute Truth exist or not?"

Absolutely not.

Oh wait.

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