A DEFENSE OF AQUINAS’S FIRST WAY (Contending for God #4)

By David Haines

 

In this article, the fourth article in the blog series Contending for God, sponsored by the Canadian Apologetics Coalition, I will first outline Thomas Aquinas’s first way, then comment on the premises. Aquinas says that this is the most evident or manifest way to demonstrate that God is. It should be noted that if this argument demonstrates that a divine being exists, it is not a demonstration, or a making manifest, of the nature of God, but, of the fact that God exists, or is. (Read more here).