Posted: Apr 24, 2011 12:36 am
by Allemann
THWOTH wrote:Hiya Allemann. Would you care to expand a little on what you mean when you say that most philosophers will tell us that "...God, if he exists, is a metaphysically necessary being..." ? :ask:

If God was contingent, then he would depend on something outside of him, making him not the ultimate ground of being and therefore not God.