A Restatement of the Fourth Thomistic-Aristotelian Way to Prove the Existence of God

@article{Casanova2017ARO,
  title={A Restatement of the Fourth Thomistic-Aristotelian Way to Prove the Existence of God},
  author={Carlos Augusto Casanova},
  journal={The Thomist: A Speculative Quarterly Review},
  year={2017},
  volume={81},
  pages={361 - 393}
}
MONG ST. THOMAS AQUINAS’S five ways to prove the existence of God, the two strongest are the one based on the contingency and necessity of beings and the one based on the degrees of perfection. The latter has been subject to harsh attacks recently. The goals of my present effort are to elucidate and assess this proof, with an eye toward demonstrating its relevance and forcefulness in our current culture. Ángel Luis González has made an interesting observation which has served as a guide in the… CONTINUE READING