An Eternal Society Paradox

Aporia 30 (1):49-58 (2020)
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Abstract

An eternal society with the abilities of ordinary humans in each year of its existence would have had the ability to actualize a logical contradiction. This fact casts doubt on the metaphysical possibility of an infinite past. In addition to using this paradox in an argument against an infinite past, one can also use the paradox mutatis mutandis as a decisive argument against the sempiternality of God.

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Wade A. Tisthammer
Holy Apostles College and Seminary

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