The Argument Stated
This is the simplest and probably the least persuasive argument for the existance of God.Simply put, it states that for every cause there must be an appropriate effect. No matter what example w might take, this principle would hold true. The greater the effect is, the greater the cause would be
The Argument Applied
Since we can observe the Universe, we must either assume that the Universe has been caused by Something or it has always existed. If we conclude the Unvierse was caused by Something, then what caused it? And, was the Cause of the Universe Eternal or caused by another Cause? We believe the Cause of the Universe is the Uncaused God. Who made God? No one! The Universe did not cause itself, but God caused it!
EXO 3:13 ¶ Then Moses said to God, “Behold, I am going to the sons of Israel, and I shall say to them, ‘The God of your fathers has sent me to you.’ Now they may say to me, ‘What is His name?’ What shall I say to them?”
EXO 3:14 And God said to Moses, “I AM WHO I AM”; and He said, “Thus you shall say to the sons of Israel, ‘I AM has sent me to you.'”
EXO 3:15 And God, furthermore, said to Moses, “Thus you shall say to the sons of Israel, ‘The Lord, the God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob, has sent me to you.’ This is My name forever, and this is My memorial-name to all generations.
PSA 102:24 I say, “O my God, do not take me away in the midst of my days, Thy years are throughout all generations.
PSA 102:25 “Of old Thou didst found the earth; And the heavens are the work of Thy hands.
PSA 102:26 “Even they will perish, but Thou dost endure; And all of them will wear out like a garment; Like clothing Thou wilt change them, and they will be changed.
PSA 102:27 “But Thou art the same, And Thy years will not come to an end.
By Gary Hunt