> Aquinas had a proof of the existence of God in five ways.
> I can't recall the five ways, but one of them had to do with
> the need for a prime mover, and God was that prime mover.
> My question to those of you who know the five ways is whether
> it is really fair to call them a proof.
> A proof should be quite definitive, and it seems impossible to
> do so with concepts of the existence or non existence of God.
"God" is just a name for "All That Is", or the "Source". If you re-phrase the question by substituting "Higher Power", then many people, including myself, have ample proof of this from their own experience. And that experience is not transferable, except by a true mystic.
|Aquinas proof of God in Five Ways||158||Citizen Attorney||22-Feb-07 01:41|
|Re: Aquinas proof of God in Five Ways||125||Ghia||22-Feb-07 02:14|
|Here are the Five Ways||111||Citizen Attorney||22-Feb-07 02:52|
|Re: Here are the Five Ways||107||Raja||22-Feb-07 21:14|
|Re: Here are the Five Ways||99||Avatar||13-Jul-07 20:46|
|Re: Here are the Five Ways||114||Raja||13-Jul-07 22:16|
|Re: Here are the Five Ways||101||Joyeuse||05-Mar-08 08:23|
|Physics proof of God in one way :)))))))||105||Astikapati||22-Feb-07 03:39|
|Re: Physics proof of God in one way :)))))))||76||Ghia||22-Feb-07 14:55|
|Re: Physics proof of God in one way :)))))))||125||Farseeker||22-Feb-07 22:27|
|Is the Universe digital? I'm not buying that.||96||come on pilgrim||23-Feb-07 01:17|
|Re: Aquinas proof of God in Five Ways||118||David L||22-Feb-07 21:34|
|Re: Aquinas proof of God in Five Ways||105||Farseeker||22-Feb-07 22:23|
|All Things Desire||96||Raja||04-Mar-08 21:30|