Sep 182009

For Friday’s episode of Philosophy in Action Radio, I posted a podcast on “Cosmological Arguments for the Existence of God, Part 1.” That podcast is now available for streaming or downloading.

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Podcast: 18 September 2009

Did God create the universe? Is his existence required to explain how and why something exists, rather than nothing? The Cosmological Argument for the existence of God answers “Yes” to both of these questions. Here, I present three variants of that argument – the First Cause Argument, the Temporal First Cause Argument, and the Sustaining First Cause Argument.

This podcast is part of ReligionCasts – my series of podcasts on the philosophy of religion.

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  • About Cosmological Arguments
  • Temporal First Cause Argument
  • Sustaining First Cause Argument
  • Necessary Cause Argument
  • How to develop objections


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