Category Archives: Heaven and Hell

57. What about Pascal’s Wager? Why risk going to hell?

Blaise Pascal was the seventeenth-century French philosopher and mathematician who¬†famously argued that, in the absence of conclusive evidence, it was better to wager that God existed, since you had everything to gain and little to lose. Pascal writes: Let us … Continue reading

Posted in God's Behavior, Heaven and Hell, Logic and Reason | Tagged , , , , | 82 Comments