phi March_19 - 5) Therefore, God exist Is Locke a deist?...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
March 19, 2009 Locke cosmological argument Perception: there is something rather than nothing 1) A non-entity could not produce any real being 2) A non-eternal thing must have a beginning 3) All things that have a beginning must come from something real and not from nothing 4) There must be at least 1 being that is eternal , is real, is real and cognitive
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: 5) Therefore, God exist Is Locke a deist? Deism- belief that there is a god that creates and walks away Theism- belief in god Atheism- belief that there is not a god Agnostic- refusal to commit whether there is or is not a god Lockes picture of god is mechanistic Naturalistic- nature sustains, changes, develops, etc....
View Full Document

Ask a homework question - tutors are online