Providence, Evil and the Openness of God

William Hasker


Providence, Evil and the Openness of God

Providence, Evil and the Openness of God

  • Title: Providence, Evil and the Openness of God
  • Author: William Hasker
  • ISBN: 9780415329491
  • Page: 374
  • Format: Hardcover



Providence, Evil and the Openness of God is a timely exploration of the philosophical implications of the rapidly growing theological movement known as open theism, or the openness of God William Hasker, one of the philosophers prominently associated with this movement, presents the strengths of this position in comparison with its main competitors Calvinism, process tProvidence, Evil and the Openness of God is a timely exploration of the philosophical implications of the rapidly growing theological movement known as open theism, or the openness of God William Hasker, one of the philosophers prominently associated with this movement, presents the strengths of this position in comparison with its main competitors Calvinism, process theism, and the theory of divine middle knowledge, or Molinism.The author develops alternative approaches to the problem of evil and to the problem of divine action in the world In particular, he argues that believers should not maintain the view that each and every evil that occurs is permitted by God as a means to a greater good He contends that open theism makes possible an emphasis on the personalism of divine human interaction in a way that traditional views, with their heavy emphasis on divine control, cannot easily match The book concludes with a section of replies to critics, in which many of the objections levelled against open theism are addressed.


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