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Unformatted text preview: is God all-powerful ( omnipotent) ? Is God all-knowing (omniscient) ? Did God create the universe? Does God care about human beings? Does God have emotions? If so, which ones: love, jealousy, anger (wrath), Hatred, vengeance, mercy, and others. Is God distinct and separate from the world he created? Is God, knowable to us? Can God take or has God ever taken human form? 3. Why do you believe in God? Or why don’t you? BELIEVING IN GOD p. 66 In most western philosophies, the belief or non-belief in God is one of the most important single concepts. The book of Job, in which God allows all sorts of misfortune to afflict a completely innocent man, makes this point powerfully, and the Danish philosopher Soren Kierkegaard used it to prove that “the absurd” – far from leading to atheism – is the premise of true faith in God....
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This note was uploaded on 06/14/2011 for the course PHIL 1001 taught by Professor Murrayskees during the Winter '10 term at Walden University.
- Winter '10