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|Statement||John J. Pasquini|
|LC Classifications||BD555 .P32 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 129 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||129|
|ISBN 10||9780761849056, 9780761849063|
|LC Control Number||2009934773|
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flag Like see review Jeffrey Backlin rated it liked it/5. The first argument for the existence of the monotheist god is the ontological one, by Saint Anselm. Anselm argued that perfection entails existence. Since the monotheistic god is perfect, it exists.
But Saint Thomas Aquinas rejects this argument. Descartes and Liebniz restate and expand on Anselm's argument, /5(5). Richard Simmons’ new book “Reflections on the Existence of God” addresses the basic question of atheism versus belief in God.
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The book is built by three chapters that cover the ontological, design, and cosmological arguments for God. You get quick but fun biographical sketches of the key thinkers involved in these arguments and their counterarguments, break-downs of the arguments and sub-arguments as well as /5.
The ontological argument maintains that since the human conception of God is the highest conception humanly possible and since the highest conception humanly possible must have existence as one attribute, God must exist.
Immanuel Kant believed that he refuted these arguments by showing that existence is no part of the content of an idea. This is the ultimate book on the evidence for God’s existence.
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That’s the kind of argument that an atheist would have to develop in order to get the. Reflections on the Existence of God This book is a series of short essays seeking to answer life’s most enduring question: Does God exist. It is a well. "Skepticism about the possibility of proving the existence of God often relies on data from modern science.
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Joseph Hinman applied Toulmin's approach in his argument for the existence of God, particularly in his book The Trace of God: A Rational Warrant for Belief. Instead of attempting to prove the existence of God, Hinman argues you can "demonstrate the rationally-warranted nature of belief". The debate over the existence of God is one of the questions that has animated Western philosophy for thousands of years.
In this engaging volume, Catholic theologian Francois Fenelon provides an. The book, says Simmons, is written for anyone questioning the existence of God or for those who want to engage in more discussions on the topic.
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God is what grounds the existence of every contingent thing, making it possible, sustaining it through time, unifying it, giving it actuality. God. First published Thu ; substantive revision Fri Moral arguments for God’s existence form a diverse family of arguments that reason from some feature of morality or the moral life to the existence of God, usually understood as a morally good creator of the universe.
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The appendix is not actually an argument in support of god, but rather details the Rebecca Goldstein's new novel takes a look at some of the issues raised by the new atheist movement through the lens of fiction/5(). Overman is a formidable intellect in defense of God's existence, not an evangelist for Christianity.
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He is Eternal and Everlasting. The Holy Quran has set forth many excellent proofs of the existence of God. At one place it says, “It is not for the sun to File Size: KB. The Proslogion (Latin Proslogium; English translation, Discourse on the Existence of God), written in –, was written as a prayer, or meditation, by the medieval cleric Anselm which serves to reflect on the attributes of God and endeavours to explain how God can have qualities which often seem the course of this meditation, the first known formulations of.
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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: lviii, pages ; 25 cm. Contents: Atheological Arguments and the Nature of God The Logic of Omnipotence / Harry G. Frankfurt Eternity / Eleonore Stump and Norman Kretzman The Facts / John Martin Fischer --The Problem of Evil Freedom and the Free Will Defense / Richard M.
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Richard Swinburne presents a substantially rewritten and updated edition of his most celebrated book. No other work has made a more powerful case for the probability of the existence of God. Swinburne gives a rigorous and penetrating analysis of the most important arguments for theism: the cosmological argument; arguments from the existence of laws of nature and the 'fine 5/5(1).
This book assesses the worth of arguments for and against the existence of God. Evidence confirms (makes more probable) an explanatory hypothesis in so far as (1) given the hypothesis the evidence is to be expected, that is the hypothesis makes the evidence probable, (2) the evidence is not otherwise to be expected, (3) the hypothesis is simple, and (4) it fits with.
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