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My friend just told me I am close minded because I don't believe in the supernatural, is he right? I believe I need some type of evidence.

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No, he is not right. As James Randi says, "I have an open mind, but not so open that my brains fall out."

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no..and I believe the same s you..

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God is supernatural. He's all I believe in.

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in a ways yeah and no .just because u don't believe in the supernatual doesn't mean ur close minded to everything else..
but where u can gauge if u are or not.... if some kind of supernatural experience would happen would u stay blind to it or acknowledge that it could be the supernatural ..u don't have to believe in it but be open to the possibility of it .

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Have you read the Bible ? It is loaded with evidence. After that it is called Faith. Open minded people will understand. Closed minded won't.

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Nonsense- open minded ness refers to a person's willingness to change previously held opinions if evidence is provided to the contrary, not people who believe things without evidence.

In fact, a person who blindly believes in the bible and would never change their mind no matter what is the definition of closed minded.
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That is such bs lol
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Anyone else find it funny how someone who would say this has sheldon cooper as a profile pic?
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If their was evidence, faith would be irrelevant .
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No your not wrong for not believing in it but on the other hand if you have I supernatural experience and deny it then you would be labelled a liar.

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No, he's wrong.

Open minded is an often misused term by people who believe in things without any evidence- they like to decry anyone who actually requires evidence as "closed minded" when in fact it just makes the skeptic rational.

"Open minded" means a person is willing to change a previously held belief if provided compelling evidence to the contrary- not that they accept any outrageous claim as possible.
It's actually likely your friend is the definition of closed minded- a person who would not change his beliefs no matter what evidence is shown to the contrary. People who believe in the supernatural are notorious for clinging to those beliefs even when they are debunked.

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No you are not close minded for that. Instead, you are rather more open minded than your friend is. How are you more open minded? Your friend considers only one solution: the supernatural. You consider that there are plenty of other solutions to the question or the problem.

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Just as OrangeBlossom said:
I have an open mind, but its not so open that my brains fall out.
However, if something that you could not explain except by "supernatural" were to happen in your life and you still chose to deny that it was beyond your explanation, then I would consider that closed-mindedness.

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Not being able to explain something doesn't make the default "supernatural". It just means you personally can't explain it.
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People who believe in the supernatural tend to be the ones who are closed minded. They don't have any desire to think or investigate, they have no need to, it's easier to just say, it was magic, end of debate.

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