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Should we believe that God exists, even if it's not true?
You should believe that God exists, even if it's not true.
Reason alone cannot determine if God exists, so if one chooses to believe in God, one does so knowing that there is a chance it is not true; everyone who believes in God surely accepts this.
Religions are integral parts of culture, architecture and history, and thus should be preserved.
Only finite losses are incurred if God doesn't exist.
In mortal life and in the after-life, there would be perceptible benefits to be gained from believing in God, both for the believer and society as a whole; even if God does not exist.
It is immoral to support immoral deities.
Believing in God, harms the individual. One could prioritize other activities or beliefs that would be far more beneficial.
Believing in God harms society.
Believing in God may not lead to positive theological outcomes.
It is immoral to feign belief in God so as to gain infinite reward.
Existence of God
Is the existence of God compatible with the existence of evil?