3 Reasons Every Christian Should Know the Moral Argument

by Nick Mitchell

If you believe in God you definitely want to become familiar with the Moral Argument.

This argument shows how almost every person on the planet is effected by God’s moral law in the form of Objective Moral Values and Duties that cannot be accounted for it outside of God’s very nature.

Three reasons to know this argument

1. God’s Word tells us to.

2. The Argument in its logical form is a most powerful ally

3. Very hard to overcome this argument.

Reason #1 – Gods Word Tells About This Moral Law

Here Paul talks about the foundation for the moral argument. “The Law written in their hearts”.

Romans 2:12–16 (NASB95)

12 For all who have sinned without the Law will also perish without the Law, and all who have sinned under the Law will be judged by the Law;

13 for it is not the hearers of the Law who are just before God, but the doers of the Law will be justified.

14 For when Gentiles who do not have the Law do instinctively the things of the Law, these, not having the Law, are a law to themselves,

15 in that they show the work of the Law written in their hearts, their conscience bearing witness and their thoughts alternately accusing or else defending them,

16 on the day when, according to my gospel, God will judge the secrets of men through Christ Jesus.

Reason # 2 – The Argument in its logical form

Here are three versions of the Moral Argument…


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