Tag: God’s existence

Is Evil a Logical Defeater for God’s Existence?

Philosophers have presented numerous arguments throughout history in attempts to either prove or disprove God’s existence.1 A common challenge to God’s existence is the perpetual problem of evil. But does the existence of evil in the world logically defeat God’s existence? I hope this brief blog post will help you to discuss the argument and reason through the issue. A defeater in logic…

Quote of the Week: J. L. Mackie

Moral properties constitute so odd a cluster of properties and relations that they are most unlikely to have arisen in the ordinary course of events without an all-powerful god to create them. – J. L. Mackie, The Miracle of Theism (Oxford: Clarendon, 1982), 115.