There used to be some really powerful thinkers
Wed, 18 Aug 1999 12:48:33 EDT

>In another post Bertvan said (also to Stephen):

>>You call it God. I call it "will", that mysterious quality of
>>spontaneity possessed, to some degree, by all life.
>>Most atheists don't actually believe in free
>> will. They regard the existence of will as an illusion.

>of course, this utterly contradicts your statement above about how you
>don't have an opinion about who or what is doing all that designing.

True, Susan. My discussion with Stephen helped me clarify it.
However I have no desire to impose my opinion upon anyone who is
satisifed with their present beliefs. I read this list for what I can learn,
not to overwhelm anyone with "evidence".