God and the Problem of Evil

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William L. Rowe
Wiley, Jul 16, 2001 - Philosophy - 336 pages
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God and the Problem of Evil brings together influential essays on the question of whether the amount of seemingly pointless malice and suffering in our world counts against the rationality of belief in God, a being who is said to be all-powerful, all-knowing, and perfectly good.

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A good selection of essays on God and the problem of evil as the title suggestions. The articles flow naturally both chronologically and thematically. There are a couple of glaring omissions in the selection but this book is well worth your read. Read full review

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William L. Rowe is Professor of Philosophy at Purdue University. He is the author of The Cosmological Argument (1998), Philosophy of Religion: An Introduction (third edition, 2001), and co-editor of Philosophy of Religion: Selected Readings (third edition, 1999). He has served on the Board of Officers of the American Philosophical Association and was elected President of the Central Division of the American Philosophical Association for 1986-87.

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