Is Theism Compatible with Gratuitous Evil?

American Philosophical Quarterly 36 (2):115 - 130 (1999)
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Abstract

We argue that Michael Peterson's and William Hasker's attempts to show that God and gratuitous evil are compatible constitute miserable failures. We then sketch Peter van Inwagen's attempt to do the same and conclude that, to date, no one has shown his attempt a failure.

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Daniel Howard-Snyder
Western Washington University
Frances Howard-Snyder
Western Washington University

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