Re: Islam and extropianism

From: J. R. Molloy (
Date: Sat Feb 24 2001 - 00:22:13 MST

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> Just a point of politeness, but if you're ever discussing this with a
> Muslim, don't call it theology. Apparently one of the tenets of Islam is
> that since God is unknowable, you can't study him (theo-ology), and they
> might take it as an insult. Not necessarily, but you never know.

If they're that touchy, reason may temp extropians to avoid discussing
this with a Muslim at all.


Stay hungry,

--J. R.

Useless hypotheses: consciousness, phlogiston, philosophy, vitalism, mind,
free will

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