"God of the gaps" is a term used to describe observations of theological perspectives in which gaps in scientific knowledge are taken to be evidence or proof of God's existence. The term was invented by Christian theologians not to discredit theism but rather to point out the fallacy of relying on teleological arguments for God's existence. Some use the phrase to refer to a form of the argument from ignorance fallacy.
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How Can Christians Think A Perfect God Created Such An Imperfect Creation? Frank Turek Responds | At Fresno State University, a student raises an objection to the Argument from Design (the teleological argument). How can Christians argue there is a God by pointing to such a poor creation?