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Re: Re: Re: Re: Religion in the Monastery.

by LameNerd (Hermit)
on Apr 30, 2003 at 16:20 UTC ( #254361=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Re: Re: Religion in the Monastery.
in thread Religion in the Monastery.

Interesting post.
Would you agree with my use of set thoery?
Atheism is the "null set" to any set of religions.
Just as null would be contained in any set of integers yet
null is not an integer.

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Re^5: Religion in the Monastery.
by toro (Beadle) on Jun 15, 2011 at 13:21 UTC

    Atheism is trivially a belief.

    However, atheism doesn't occupy the same special status as the zero element — it's not "at the bottom of" ∀ beliefs. Nor is it really the canvas on which other things are painted, as with a null array.

    BTW, {} ∉ Z. {} ⊂ Z.

      Excellent observation. Very well put.

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