[This is a continuation of Section Two, Reason and the First Person. An index with links to all parts of the work as they are posted can be found [url=https://forum.evangelicaluniversalist.com/t/sword-to-the-heart-reason-and-the-first-person/1081/1]here.]
[This series continues Chapter 18, “Atheism and the Justification of Non-Justification Ability”.]
(picking up from the end of the previous entry)
Reed: And this automatic, non-rational rearrangement toward better efficiency could happen to either of us.
Chase: … Well… yes. In principle.
R: Including the possibility that your “idea” (for want of a better word) about atheism might be rearranged to a “belief” (for want of a better word) in God.
C: …Maybe. I suppose I have to agree that’s possible. But I’m confidently willing to take that chance.
R: No, you aren’t.
C: Excuse me?
R: No, I won’t.