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Unformatted text preview: o Eschatology: Solution to problem of evil involves altering propositions 1 and 3 In future, after death, all will be rectified o Irenaeus of Lyon: Humans are born into world and placed into challenging place to grow into the race God wants us to be o Augustine of Hippo: At beginning humanity was created perfectly Original sin created evil in the world • Life after death: answer to many problems, many perspectives o There is no continuation of our existence (gene pool, memories) o “Eternal life” addresses a quality of life (relationships, morality) o We’re all absorbed in cosmic unity o Reincarnation cycle o Individuated/ “personal” life after death...
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- Fall '10
- Theodicy, Problem of evil