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 Pascal'​s wager, [[https://​www.iep.utm.edu/​pasc-wag/​|explained here]], essentially says it would be foolish to not believe in God due to a cost/​benefit analysis. There are problems with this. Pascal'​s wager, [[https://​www.iep.utm.edu/​pasc-wag/​|explained here]], essentially says it would be foolish to not believe in God due to a cost/​benefit analysis. There are problems with this.
  
-Which God?+Which God?
  
 The wager depends on a specific God with specific outcomes for specific behaviors. What if there is actually a God where the outcome is something else? What if the real one values critical inquiry above all else and rewards honest pursuits more than blind commitments?​ The wager depends on a specific God with specific outcomes for specific behaviors. What if there is actually a God where the outcome is something else? What if the real one values critical inquiry above all else and rewards honest pursuits more than blind commitments?​
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