The Ontological Argument: The Enigmatic Proof (Contending for God #3)

By Shaw Ferguson

I remember the first time I encountered Anselm’s ontological argument. It took me some time wrestling with it in my mind before I could grasp its intricacies. When I finally started to comprehend its implications, I went back and forth for months in my opinion of it. At times I felt it was an ingenious and intriguing proof of God’s existence; at other times I thought it was the connivance of a fiendish intellect, bent on twisting words to his advantage in a roguish attempt to baffle the mind…