Pascals wager

If they were really bent on knowing the truth, they would be persuaded to examine "in detail" whether Christianity is like any other religion, but they just cannot be bothered.

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Genuine Options Some Pascalians insist that only certain theological possibilities count as "genuine options" JamesJordan balthough this notion is never clearly defined. Sorensen, Roy "Infinite decision theory", in Jordan a. Finally, he turns to a discussion of practical reasons for belief in God, such as those invoked by Pascal's wager.

There is an infinite chaos which separated us.

is pascal wager convincing

One way of putting the argument is that wagering for God may require you to corrupt yourself, thus violating a Kantian duty to yourself. Montaigne, the great sceptical essayist, was the most popular writer of the day.

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Pascal's wager