Tag: theology

88 What would it take in a book to convince a rational person that it had been written by or directly inspired by a god? 2011-06-23T03:34:33.547

60 Is the "omniscient-omnipotent-omnipresent" definition of God consistent? 2011-06-11T09:22:56.487

50 How can one not believe in god as the root cause of the universe? 2018-04-12T04:51:47.487

49 Does Pascal's Wager contain any logical flaws or fallacies? 2011-06-07T22:30:42.107

42 Does a negative claimant have a burden of proof? 2011-07-01T03:49:38.643

36 Asserting that Atheism and Theism are both faith based positions 2019-03-17T16:54:46.973

34 What should a rational person accept as a miracle? 2011-07-30T18:29:22.660

33 What is the purpose of the universe? 2011-07-26T17:14:10.063

32 Does humanism's rejection of God necesitate relativism? 2011-07-01T13:49:34.457

28 Where is the weakness in the ontological proof for God's existence? 2011-07-20T14:18:10.933

28 Why does Dawkins think it is wrong to posit that a paragon of 100% morals could theoretically exist? 2014-10-13T06:48:28.963

23 Evil thoughts without actions? 2014-06-26T12:20:21.017

22 Is there any rigorous philosophical basis for atheism? 2011-09-14T23:50:21.587

21 Does the idea of being created imply the necessity for obedience to a creator? 2011-06-17T16:57:53.907

21 If the universe has a beginning does that prove God exists? 2011-10-10T15:43:47.537

19 Does the impossibility of an infinite regress prove God exists? 2015-12-31T09:43:20.170

18 Is God either immoral or not omnipotent? 2014-09-30T18:12:39.910

18 What is the point of creating for an omniscient being? 2015-11-05T07:37:19.087

17 What impact has Douglas Hofstadter's superrationality had in terms of philosophy? 2012-04-15T02:59:55.093

17 Is God subject to logic? 2015-04-01T18:45:36.773

16 Does Alvin Plantinga's account of epistemic warrant require belief in God? 2011-06-07T21:31:32.897

15 Is it inconsistent to praise God for apparent action while claiming that apparent inaction is a mystery? 2011-06-16T05:16:35.740

15 If there is a God, how is that relevant to us? 2011-11-18T23:19:42.040

15 Why should I believe my own conclusions? 2014-08-07T03:44:54.683

15 Using Special Pleading to invalidate first-cause argument regarding existence of God 2018-04-12T19:32:50.450

14 Are there JTB epistemologies which reject the knowledge of some Gettier problems, but in which religious experiences still justify belief? 2011-06-28T13:39:42.297

13 Are systems of logic that don't follow or extend garden-variety FOL possible? 2011-06-27T13:05:12.460

13 Does Wittgenstein's Tractatus establish serious bounds for discussions of the supernatural from a modern point of view? 2012-04-01T11:29:01.853

13 Gödel's theorem and God 2013-05-26T11:18:49.437

13 Term for people who believe God once existed but then disappeared? 2021-02-07T09:19:31.393

11 How can being able to conceive of something "perfect" imply its existence? 2011-09-14T05:14:17.173

11 Does the notion of an all-powerful God conflict with the idea of free will? 2012-05-07T09:48:16.480

11 How does Schopenhauer maintain idealism without God? 2016-05-08T22:30:24.140

11 How can souls and angels be pure forms if only matter undergoes change? 2017-03-07T14:05:35.720

11 Can we logically prove that anything exists? 2018-08-04T12:52:20.747

11 Is watching an amputated limb regrow proof of the supernatural? 2020-09-22T05:08:14.187

10 Does punishment from god contradict the idea of free will? 2013-05-04T19:55:25.707

10 Has anyone used analytic methods to attempt to dissolve the question of God's existence (as opposed to solving it)? 2015-04-27T06:00:30.747

10 What confirms the claim that Friedrich Nietzsche was an atheist from a christian perspective? 2015-06-09T12:00:07.107

9 What are the philosophical implications of The Second Law of thermodynamics? 2011-08-17T14:59:14.890

9 Do messenger-based religions contradict the idea of an all wise God? 2011-11-30T03:39:45.193

9 In what way can theism and science co-exist? 2012-11-28T19:13:10.050

9 Why have philosophers historically defined God as omni-benevolent? 2014-03-24T01:24:31.180

9 What is the difference between Philosophy and Theology? 2015-12-13T17:17:59.910

9 Has religion adapted to modern cosmology and if so how? 2017-02-14T22:48:02.327

9 Why are there so many religions and gods? 2019-06-24T13:46:16.863

8 How do proponents of the Cosmological argument respond to the nature of time? 2011-06-20T22:15:28.860

8 Does God have the power to make identical universes through different means? 2011-09-21T00:19:11.367

8 Can an eternal god destroy himself? 2012-03-01T21:30:49.900

8 How might science (particularly theoretical physics) be able to approach god? 2013-08-02T11:29:54.477

8 St. Thomas Aquinas' Contingency Proof for the Existence of God 2013-08-17T22:16:45.550

8 Is Stephen Hawking's denial that gods exists founded on a misunderstanding? 2014-01-24T18:29:10.520

8 What is a miracle, and why should it influence our metaphysical beliefs? 2014-07-04T17:09:45.067

8 Is it possible to be truly unbiased? 2014-08-13T19:25:02.280

8 Kant's need of God 2015-10-01T16:28:15.753

8 What are the philosophical issues with a non-spatial, non-temporal Being creating a spatial, temporal universe? 2016-01-18T22:25:35.373

8 What did Gödel mean by "positive property" in his ontological argument? 2020-01-01T17:07:32.310

8 Does an English translation of "Logica ‘ingredientibus’" by Peter Abelard exist? 2020-06-01T20:00:55.370

7 Why does Aquinas argue that rationality of the universe points to a creator? 2012-11-20T21:39:32.280

7 How does Plantinga's defense of free will align with omniscience 2013-09-05T21:53:32.847

7 What did Leibniz mean by saying this is the 'best of all possible worlds'? 2013-11-28T05:25:22.817

7 A Timeless God and His Will to Create: Contradiction? 2015-08-05T19:02:40.667

7 How would you know if nonobservable entities exist? 2016-03-25T07:15:22.743

7 Can a theist accept any brute facts about the natural world? 2016-05-28T19:44:27.677

7 Is the idea of intuitive intellect, generally attributed to God, accepted as possible? 2016-11-26T21:01:45.700

7 What is the explanation for inferring existence in every possible world from existence in some in Plantinga's Ontological Argument? 2017-05-04T15:56:34.193

7 What do atheists believe in? (in layman terms) 2017-07-30T22:12:12.870

7 Why do scholars not consider Avicenna's "proof of the truthful" to be the first ontological argument? 2017-10-28T19:14:19.220

7 How is the theory of divine revelation coherent? 2018-10-19T14:41:45.050

7 Gödel's incompleteness theorems - what are the religious implications? 2019-04-01T19:56:41.473

7 Are there any scholarly critiques of Edward Feser's work? 2019-11-12T18:41:20.307

6 Are there any ontological arguments outside the canon of Western philosophy/scholastic theology? 2011-06-08T14:43:12.100

6 Are theological questions also philosophical, and if not what distinguishes those that are not? 2011-06-13T12:40:13.567

6 Kierkegaard and the Tripartite Theory of Man 2012-02-01T20:18:07.950

6 Is Dawkins arguing that a cause must be greater than its effect? 2012-11-20T21:49:57.843

6 Is the argument 'you cannot claim that "God doesn't exist" because you cannot demonstrate this inexistence' an argumentum ad ignorantiam? 2013-02-15T18:04:22.867

6 Should one consider it a 'miracle' that the world exists? 2013-12-16T21:10:12.813

6 Can there be Creation Ex Nihilo? 2014-04-30T23:41:48.530

6 The categorical imperative vs The 'golden rule' 2014-09-15T06:56:19.977

6 Is there merit to debating the moral nature of a deity that you do not think exists? 2014-09-27T09:20:13.310

6 How can a belief in God be reconciled with modern science? 2015-02-27T06:57:00.867

6 How does Descartes determine that the idea of God has more objective reality than finite substance? 2015-06-30T05:38:26.547

6 How does Descartes use god in his Meditations? 2015-10-19T00:30:02.303

6 Is science possible in a world where a god acts? 2015-10-24T15:39:08.723

6 Problems with the Omnipotence paradox 2016-05-22T07:16:23.167

6 Where can one find the most fully developed version of EAAN with the four-part defense of premise 1? 2016-06-10T01:46:12.520

6 From where do we get the idea that God is one (1)? 2017-06-25T16:46:17.723

6 What pleasure does God get from the creation of humans? 2017-08-11T11:25:37.550

6 Did Descartes really doubt the existence of God? 2017-09-22T11:14:08.360

6 Why is Altruism the default standard of moral and ethical philosophy? 2018-03-05T20:41:43.703

6 How does this New Atheist argument add up? 2018-04-09T17:23:45.517

6 What other theistic positions support open theism besides Christianity? 2018-05-09T15:47:56.473

6 Is there any way to have substance dualism without invoking God? 2018-09-20T21:31:48.840

6 How can we argue for the uniqueness of a God-like entity? 2019-02-14T18:36:47.933

5 Which philosophers have argued that a God cannot exist? 2011-08-26T09:49:02.323

5 How can we know if God is lying or not? 2011-11-05T08:27:51.417

5 Kierkegaard and "the Essentially Christian" 2012-03-06T18:45:30.950

5 Descartes's concept of the Immutability of the Divine Will 2012-05-23T22:28:23.030

5 Will God ever die? 2013-06-29T13:10:29.887