What other verification do you need other the consensus of billions of people when it comes to the existence of God?
Verification is such a subjective term, how can we verifify anything in life without going through human opinon, whether we're talking about processes or hard evidence.
If billions of people say that the universe and it's rationality is hard evidence of the existence of God, then who are you as an individual to say there is no evidence, don't you think that's a little arrogant?
Don't you think it's annoying for you to just say you're wrong without providing something to dispute it directly?
Burden of proof can be applied to anything whether correct or incorrect, what is considered verified or proven is a matter of individual or group opinion, just because you can't see it or refuse to admit it doesn't give you the right to assert your viewpoint (that there's no evidence).
Anything short of providing contradictory evidence, or even something tp dispute it is just stupidity.
Most Helpful Girl
What you're engaging in is an example of a fallacious argument called "argumentum ad populum". It's the logical fallacy of claiming that something must be true if many or most people believe it is.
It's a flawed argument because, well, something isn't true just because everyone says so.
Many people at one point thought that The Black Plague was taking place because of something foul in the air due to some planets being in close proximity. The truth is it was caused by Yersinia pestis, a bacteria that Oriental rat fleas carry. The fleas were on rats that were on merchant ships from Asia. Fleas would bite the infected rats, then bite humans, and voila that's what caused the whole mess.
That's not even close to what the majority of people thought at the time, but it's the truth of the matter.9
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Saying that something is believable simply because a lot of people believe in it is an argument that holds no merit. Time and time again have shown that people can be wrong about anything. Anyone can believe anything they want as long as it has the word 'faith' in it. Saying that you KNOW that there isn't a God is equally as dumb as saying that you KNOW there is one. It can't be proved and it can't be disproved. All you can do is look at the evidence for yourself and decide what you believe in, but nobody KNOWS anything.4
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