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Probabilistic theism and the problem of evil

Authors: Dariusz Łukasiewicz
Uniwersytet Kazimierza Wielkiego w Bydgoszczy
Keywords: God theism theodicy evil chance
Data publikacji całości:2017
Page range:13 (5-17)
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I would like to present in the article an “omnipotence model of a theodicy of chance”, which is, as I believe, compatible with the view called probabilistic theism. I also would like to argue that this model satisfies the criteria of being a good theodicy. By a good theodicy I mean a reasonable and plausible theistic account of evil. A good theodicy should be: a) comprehensive, b) adequate, c) authentic and d) existentially relevant.
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