Cosmological - Arguments for the Existence of God Cosmological Argument Evaluating the Cosmological Argument Explanation for the Universe Why is

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Arguments for the Existence of God Cosmological Argument Evaluating the Cosmological Argument
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Explanation for the Universe Why is there something rather than nothing at all? Universe appears to be contingent. Must there be an explanation for the universe’s existence? Scientists say the universe developed naturally from a Big Bang Is there an explanation for the existence of the Big Bang?
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Christian God? Using Cosmological Argument to prove existence of Christian God: 1. Establish existence of first cause of universe. 2. Show that first cause has attributes of God. 3. Show that this being revealed Itself through particular religion. We will focus on 1.
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Atheism and Explanation 1. Where do people (human beings) come from? 2. Where do living things come from? Why are there any living things at all? 3. Where did chemicals come from? Why are there chemicals? 4. Where did the earth come from? Why is the earth here? 5. Where did matter come from? Why is there matter at all? 6. Is there a possibility that one of these questions has no answers (whether we can know those answers or not)? Put another way: Do these questions just happen to have answers or must they have them? Why or why not? 7. Where did the universe come from?
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This note was uploaded on 01/29/2011 for the course PHIL 2010 taught by Professor Snyder during the Spring '06 term at Georgia State University, Atlanta.

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Cosmological - Arguments for the Existence of God Cosmological Argument Evaluating the Cosmological Argument Explanation for the Universe Why is

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