Cosmological Arguments


Although most cogently formulated by philosophers such as St Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274), al Ghazali (1058-1111), and Gottfried Leibniz (1646- 1716), cosmological arguments have a powerful appeal also to those nonphilosophers who feel that the "ultimate" explanation for the existence of the natural universe is that it was created by some sort of supernatural entity, viz., God



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The Kalām Cosmological Argument.W. Craig - 1980 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 31 (4):408-411.

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