• The Spirits' Book

    • Book One - First Causes

      • Chapter I - God

        • Proofs of God's Existence

7. Is the first cause of creation found in the essential properties of matter?

“Then what would be the cause of these properties? There must always be a first cause.”

To attribute creation to the essential properties of matter would be to consider the effect as a cause, because these properties are an effect, which must in turn have a cause.

Source: Kardecpedia