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The objective of this paper is to examine Descartes argument for the existence of God To do this we firstly have to review Descartes proof of God existence And after this we will see what objections can his theories hold Descartes set out to build a set of arguments designed to prove Gods existence His goal in proving Gods existence had to be incontestable there could not be any doubt Descartes started by renouncing all his beliefs so that he would not be shrouded by any misconceptions from reaching the truth He notices that he has to doubt all of his established ideas so he needed a starting point from which he can base his theories Descartes resolved that he could not doubt that he doubted he could not doubt that he thinks Then he could come up with the Cogito ergo sum I think therefore I am now he was able to proof his own existence So the next point was finding out what he was he knows he exists because he thinks so at least I must be something that things a res cogitans Descartes employs another interesting rule for his judgement That objective reality cannot exist without formal reality that is to say that an idea cannot originate without a cause And that ideas can be less perfect than their cause but never more Does that mean that according to Descartes it can not be any concept without its form on the reality cause Descartes now try to proof gods existence so god will make sure that the reality that it is in front of us is true so no evil being can makes us wrong After establishing those rules he realizes that he is not perfect He knows that because he doubts and therefore he can come up with the idea the form of perfection According to this Descartes determines that such an idea must have a formal reality a
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