Faith v Science

Keef Wivaneff

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Following the "demonstration" of the Defkalion Cold Fusion Reactor and some unkind comments that suggested the test was rigged, the faithful have leaped to the defense.

http://www.mail-archive.com/vortex-l@eskimo.com/msg85320.html
M'kay?
 

Leifer

Senior Member.
The explanation below is not very extensive, but is one I've heard, as an easy explanation that includes "faith".

Your car is not working correctly, so.....you ask a friend to recommend a mechanic.

Trust...you trust that your friend is giving you a sound recommendation, for a good auto mechanic/shop.

Faith....upon speaking with the mechanic (plus your friend's recommendation) you have faith he can fix your car.

Belief...when the mechanic calls you, saying the car is fixed, your belief is that it is indeed fixed.

Truth....only until you drive the car and see that it is fixed, do you find all the above to become a truth.

(this is by memory, I "trust" I got it correct.) ;)
 

Keef Wivaneff

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Over-zealous?
Put me down as a Doubting Thomas then!

 
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