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Exploring old and new paths in theodicy

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Christopher Southgate's work raises questions about God, evolution, and suffering. In this article, I begin by contributing an alternative to Southgate's “only way” argument and by offering a third option in speculations about the nature of nonhuman animals in heaven. The second half of the article starts with Southgate's approach of evolutionary theodicy as “an adventure in theology” and proposes a new path branching off his work. “Compassionate theodicy” is a reworking of the method and aud...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1111/zygo.12425

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Materials
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Zygon Journal website
Volume:
53
Issue:
3
Pages:
727-738
Publication date:
2018-08-29
Acceptance date:
2018-02-05
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EISSN:
1467-9744
ISSN:
0591-2385
Source identifiers:
822946
Language:
English
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pubs:822946
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uuid:1e74425f-d0ef-47b2-b972-68b30f00fb09
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pubs:822946
Deposit date:
2018-02-06

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