Providence and the Problem of Evil

Providence and the Problem of Evil

eBook - 1998
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This book offers an answer to one of the most difficult problems of religious belief: why does a loving God allow humans to suffer so much? Swinburne argues that God wants us to learn and to love, to make our choices about good and evil for ourselves and others on our own, to form our characters in the way we choose, and, above all, to be of great use to each other. If we are to have all these choices and commitments, then there will inevitably be suffering for the short period of our time on Earth. This controversial work concludes Swinburne's acclaimed four-volume philosophical examination of Christian doctrine.
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1998
ISBN: 9780585128498
0585128499
0198237995
0198237987
Characteristics: xiii, 263 p. ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: NetLibrary, Inc

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