Argument from consequences of belief
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Some apologists argue that the outcome of hold a belief is a factor in deciding to adopt it.
- Religious belief has psychological benefits
- Religion is beneficial to believers
- Religious belief is beneficial to society
- Pascal's wager
- Avoidance of Hell
- Belief in God has social utility
- Is theistic religion a consolation?
- Religion provides hope
Appeal to consequences
Religious belief has adverse consequences: