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Defenses against it may be equally inconclusive, but in their fertility they at least promise a solution some day.

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Raymond a. Belliotti, Roman Philosophy and the Good Life (Plymouth: Lexington Books, 2009), xv.

Mark Joseph Larrimore, the Problem of Evil: A Reader (Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2001), xx.

Marilyn McCord Adams, Horrendous Evils and the Goodness of God (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1999), 299.

Belliotti, 100.

As Derek Pereboom notes ("The Problem of Evil," in the Blackwell Guide to the Philosophy of Religion, ed. William E. Mann (Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2005), 172), Spinoza is another figure who "retained omnipotence but rejected instead divine goodness."

Lactantius, "The Wrath of God," in the Problem of Evil: A Reader, ed. Mark Joseph Larrimore (Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2001), 47.

Keith DeRose, "Plantinga, Presumption, Possibility, and the Problem of Evil," Canadian Journal of Philosophy 21 (1991), 504-9.

John Hick, "The 'Vale of Soul-Making' Theodicy" in the Problem of Evil: A Reader, ed. Mark Joseph Larrimore (Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2001), 355-61.

G.W. Leibniz, "Theodicy" in the Problem of Evil: A Reader, ed. Mark Joseph Larrimore (Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2001), 191-200.

Melvin Tinker, "Purpose in Pain? -- Teleology and the Problem of Evil," Themelios

16 (1991), 15-18, is representative.

From "Epistle I: Of the Nature and State of Man with Respect to the Universe." Quoted in David Ray Griffin, God, Power, and Evil: A Process Theodicy (Louisville: Westminster Press, 2004), 86-7.

J.L. Mackie, "Evil and Omnipotence," Mind 64 (1955), 201-2.

Erik J. Wielenberg, "Omnipotence Again," Faith and Philosophy 7 (2000), 42.

Michael L. Peterson, "Recent Work on the Problem of Evil," American Philosophical Quarterly 20 (1983), 330-1.

Peter van Inwagen, the Gifford Lectures Delivered at the University of St. Andrews in 2003 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006), 114.

Mackie, 201.

For an extensive rehearsal of the primary debate, see Paul Draper, "Probabilistic Arguments from Evil," Religious Studies 28 (1992), 303-17.

Pereboom, 163.…

Sources Used in Document:

A.C. Dueck, Between Jerusalem and Athens: Ethical Perspectives on Culture, Religion, and Psychotherapy (Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, 1995), 153.

M. Jamie Ferreira, "Surrender and Paradox: Imagination in the Leap," Kierkegaard Contra Contemporary Christendom, ed. Daniel W. Conway (New York: Routledge, 2002), 145.

Larrimore, xx.

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