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The claim is that there are examples of such complexities in our biochemical systems. The originator of this approach is Michael Behe. Intelligent design supporters claim that their approach is a more adequate scientific explanation of the biological evidence than the theory of evolution.

The arguments are then evaluated in respect of their strengths and weaknesses and the extent to which they can be considered a proof for God. 1 The classic arguments for the existence of God a) A priori and a posteriori Key question How do we decide the truth value of a premise? As we saw in chapter 1 (p. 5), identifying the type of argument (that is, deciding if it is deductive or inductive) does not, in itself, prove whether the conclusion is true or false. We must also decide whether the individual premises are true or false.

Such premises are prior to any experience of the world, and are not verified by experience. This argument for the existence of God is: ● The ontological argument, which concludes that God’s definition entails His existence. As we look at each of the arguments in turn, it will be clear that each comes in a variety of versions. I have selected the key versions, but in your supplementary reading you may well come across other approaches. Added to this is the problem that not all philosophers actually agree how to interpret the proofs, since their views about the meaning of the word ‘God’, for instance, will affect their interpretations.

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