Ideas from 'Reply to Gaunilo' by Anselm , by Theme Structure
[found in 'The Existence of God' (ed/tr Hick,John) [Macmillan 1964,0-02-085450-1]].
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28. God / C. Proofs of Reason / 1. Ontological Proof
The requirement of necessary existence applies to the unique supreme idea, but not to an island
Only things with beginnings or ends or parts can be conceived of as non-existent