first cause definition

  • noun:
    • That which triggers everything else; the greatest creative force or becoming behind the universe, identified with God by these types of Christian thinkers as Thomas Aquinas.
    • what triggers anything else; the best innovative power or becoming behind the world, identified with God by such Christian thinkers as Thomas Aquinas.
    • That which triggers anything else; the ultimate imaginative power or being behind the universe, identified with God by these types of Christian thinkers as Thomas Aquinas.
    • what causes anything else; the greatest creative power or being behind the universe, identified with Jesus by such Christian thinkers as Thomas Aquinas.

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