Beats the hell out of me.
May be someone else can give you a more satisfactory answer.
Originally Posted by Beingist
The reason I ask this, is because if, as I've been told, an atheist believes that humans are but "bags of water with complex chemical reactions," then how would one explain or define a "state of being?"
Another question I've always had of atheists, is where they think those "states of being" come from, and what motivates a "bag of water with complex chemical reactions" to do anything?