Examples of miracles
Parting of the red sea and the collapse of the walls of jericho
Buddha taming a crazed elaphant by touching its forehead
the qur'an is a living miracle as it is the direct guide from allah to each individual.
Angles of mons that protected retreating british soldiers at mons
Moses parts the red sea for the jews
Evidence of and for miracles
Many people see the miracles happening such as ganesh drinking milk. People experience miracles
too many accounts of miracles
many miracles can't be explained
If miracles weren't genuine people wouldn't be converted
Humes arguments against miracles
Never enough evidence as laws of nature might not have been found
Witnesses are unreliable
witnesses are uneducated
religion depends on miracles
A miracle is an act of god that causes a good outcome
Some miracles break the laws of nature e.g the sun standing still
other miracles are coincidences such as stairway b and the hudson river landing
Many people believe that miracles can only be done by god
Problems of miracles
Miracles could give too much importance to receivers
Miracles could show how unfair of is
God is not transcendent
Does god work through miracles
Buddhists and amethysts would not believe it as buddhists reject miracles.
christian believe god works directly through miracles
Can humans perform miracles?
Buddhists tend to not support miracles but have the attitude that miracles are things we haven't discovered yet. Some believe though that miracles are created by the power of the mind
Christians,muslims and jews believe that humans can perform miracles only if god works through them.
What miracles reveal about god
Resurrection proves he loves us
miracles show his imminence through acting in the world