This not regressive reasoning whatever that is???. How is this to be harmonized with Genesis 6: Kalam Cosmological Argument; Dr. The Ontological Argument The idea of a supreme being Man not only has an idea of a God, but he pictures that God is a supreme being, one who is perfect, independent, and infinite.
The criterion of meaning is not necessarily based on logic. This position is also sometimes called presuppositional apologetics, but should not be confused with the Van Tillian variety. Genesis says on day 3 God created the land masses.
What does this mean. Divisions of Theology These are the categories which should form a part of any system of systematic theology: Therefore, the ontological argument suggests that the God concept was derived from past human experiences when God communicated with humanity in history.
In the final analysis, however, one only comes to this conclusion by the perception of faith. We can not think of the dependent without also thinking of the independent.
Not everyhting can be proven scientifically and thats not the only type of proof. These natural physical processes themselves are example of great design.
There are objective moral values. A book has been written called Eternity in Their Hearts.
How do you know. Unless you can refute that statement, it is true. Ignosticism or igtheism is the theological position that every other theological position including agnosticism and atheism assumes too much about the concept of God and many other theological concepts.
Weak agnosticism Weak agnosticism is the belief that the existence or nonexistence of deities is unknown but not necessarily unknowable. These positions deny that God intervenes in the operation of the universe, including communicating with humans personally.
But, I would like to note that sometimes in the atheist discussion rooms there are bystanders who will mock, insult, and say vile things about the Lord while the conversation between a Christian and an atheist goes on.
Because morality implies we have free choice to do good or evil so he could destroy it. A material universe without God as Supreme Governor would of necessity lack moral values and distinctions.
That which the living and written Word reveals is theology—a discourse on the specific subject of God. Unwin, is to treat particular versions of theism and naturalism as though they were two hypotheses in the Bayesian sense, to list certain data or alleged dataabout the world, and to suggest that the likelihoods of these data are significantly higher under one hypothesis than the other.
So, be aware of it and be prepared. Until you refute this I am not giving you any more evidence. God as Creator is independent of, distinct, and separate from the creation. It exists in such degree and clarity that to deny it, one must deny his rational processes because of a bias against the supernatural and the issue of the moral twist spoken of earlier.
Thus the Christians not only had knowledge about the universe and mankind that people cannot find out by themselves, but they had absolute, universal values by which to live and by which to judge the society and the political state in which they lived … 1 The many references in the New Testament to doctrine or teaching 83 times these words are found in the NASB New Testament make it clear that doctrine or theology is not a cold and impotent force, but a vital element to the spiritual, moral, and social being of mankind 1 Tim.
The evidence is that there seeking spirituality. Question: "What is the Ontological argument for the existence of God?" Answer: The ontological argument is an argument based not on observation of the world (like the cosmological and teleological arguments) but rather on reason alone.
Specifically, the ontological argument reasons from the study of being (ontology). Jun 16, · Christian Chat is a moderated online Christian community allowing Christians around the world to fellowship with each other in real time chat via webcam, voice, and text, with the Christian Chat janettravellmd.com can also start or participate in a Bible-based discussion here in the Christian Chat Forums, where members can also share with each other their own videos, pictures, or favorite Christian music.
Unlike those whose god, or gods, are an impersonal and idolatrous object made of wood or stone, and unlike those whose god is an impersonal and monistic amalgamation of “all that is,” the Christian understanding of God has always conceived of a personal God.
Latest Scientific Evidence for God's Existence - Hugh Ross, PhD +1 - This is a misconception. Hugh Ross does a nice job at explaining what the Hebrew text is saying. Gods existence. Add to My Favorites Report this Debate Share with My Friends. Do you like this debate?No This argument is not about cause but design the question of cause is irrelevent to this discussion.
Also you say there are systems that are ordered simply because it is following natural physical processes this doesn't help you at all.
Aug 08, · I thought I'd provide this quick post to see if anyone was interested in a respectful discussion about God's existence. I see many people on here who don't engage respectfully, and I'm not terribly interested in personal attacks or a shouting match.
But as a Christian .A discussion of the christian gods existence