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That God has that sort of omnipotence is itself self-contradictory. , and Alfred J. Freddoso. ” In The Existence and Nature of God. Edited by Alfred J. Freddoso, 81–113. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 1983. Gives an account of omnipotence in terms of possible-worlds logic and with the notion of two world-sharing histories. It attempts to avoid a number of paradoxes. ‣Grim, Patrick. ” Noûs 19 (1985): 151–180. ” ‣Grim, Patrick. ” Noûs 22 (1988): 341–367. 2307/2215708 Uses Cantor and Gödel to argue that omniscience is impossible within any logic we have.

Darwin, Charles. The Descent of Man. In From So Simple a Beginning: The Four Great Books of Charles Darwin (Voyage of the Beagle, The Origin of the Species, The Descent of Man, The Expression of Emotions in Man and Animals). By Charles Darwin. New York: Norton, 2005. Twelve years after the publication of The Origin of Species, Darwin makes a thorough and compelling case for the evolution of humans. He also expands on numerous details of the theory. Originally published in 1871. ‣Darwin, Charles.

Anselm. Anselm: Basic Writings. Edited and translated by Thomas Williams. Indianapolis, IN: Hackett, 2007. Anselm’s work continues to be influential in framing the debate about the existence of God. Offers the earliest important version of the ontological argument. ‣Aquinas, Thomas. Summa Theologiae. 61 vols. London: Blackfriars in conjunction with Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1963–1981. Aquinas’s cosmological arguments still receive as much or more attention than any others in the philosophical literature concerning God.

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