Strengths and weaknesses of the cosmological argument

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How long has the Cosmological argument been around for? 2,500 years
What does the cosmological argument use to support its argument? Rational philosophy
What scientific principle is accepted? Cause and effect
What argument is the cosmological argument a part of and why? Posteriori argument which is based on experience
What is the cosmological argument a cumulative case set on? Strong proof of the existence of god
What is seen as impossible? Infinite regression
What is the Cosmological argument based on which is no longer valid? Medieval science
What do we have no experience on? How the universe began
What is their a contraction with? Saying the universe can't be infinite but god can
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