TITLE

The Philosophical Case for Open Theism

AUTHOR(S)
Rhoda, Alan
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Philosophia;Sep-Dec2007, Vol. 35 Issue 3/4, p301
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses open theism. It notes that open theism is the conjunction of future contingency, theism, EC incompatibility and the epistemic openness of the future for God. It mentions that the future contingency is not compatible with the future that is settled for God. Moreover, the author argues that there are future contingents against theological determinists and reveals that the main competitors of open theism among the broadly classical forms of theism includes theological determinism and other forms of non-open free-will theism.
ACCESSION #
27576689

 

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