problem of evil


problem of evil

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  • evil, problem of — ▪ theology Introduction       problem in theology and the philosophy of religion (religion, philosophy of) that arises for any view that affirms the following three propositions: God is almighty, God is perfectly good, and evil exists. The… …   Universalium

  • evil, problem of —    The problem of evil occurs in many forms. Philosophical discussion has eschewed the practical and pastoral problems of evil, and concentrated on the logical and evidential/probabilistic problems. The logical problem of evil is the problem that …   Christian Philosophy

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