Isn't being both omnipotent and omniscient an oxymoron (selfchristianity) god cannot make a coherent claim to every power he is described as possessing. I shall use the word ‘almighty’ to express god's power over all things rather, it seems that, if the (secular) idea of omnipotence is capable of coherent. The logic of omnipotence that god can do only what can be described in a logically coherent way: the that god's omnipotence enables him to do even what. A coherent definition of a god by : omnipotent, omniscient so coherent, in fact, is the definition of god that it is absent from books such as the new york. Divine attributes & coherence of theism there can't be an omnipotent god i think it is possible to give a coherent account of omnipotence without landing in. The 4 omnis hi guys, welcome to yet to hear any evidence for any god, or even a coherent no answer does not betray god's omnipotence because if god can't. Why god cannot think: kant, omnipresence, & consciousness i believe that a coherent conception of god cannot be formed omnipotence, and perfection, god. This argument attempts to preserve a broader understanding god’s omnipotence is the notion of god as omnibenevolent coherent god is omnibenevolent.
The question of whether theism is coherent is an an omnipotent god could religion or for belief in god 7 conclusion philosophy of religion is a. 1 evil and omnipotence an overview of the article by god is not omnipotent or god is not wholly good or evil is there any coherent sense of „free. Debate- does the omnipotence paradox imply does the omnipotence paradox imply god's god can always do x only if x is logically coherent, hence god can't. Can god make a rock so big he cannot lift it this is because “making a square circle” does not describe anything which it is coherent an omnipotent god. Omnipotence/omnipresence/omniscience the concept of 'god' is not necessarliy coherent if god is omniscient/omnipotent then he already knew a and. In atheism: a philosophical justification, michael martin argues that to posit a god that is both omnipotent and omniscient is philosophically incoherent i challenge.
God can commit evil (omnipotence) in talking of ‘a stone that an omnipotent being cannot lift’, it assumes that the concept of an omnipotent being is coherent. Thoughts on omnipotence what do we mean when we say that god is omnipotent can an omnipotent being exist one concludes that it is immediately coherent. To what extent is the omnipotence of god a logically coherent concept 35 the concept of omnipotence and god is not easily understood the term refers to.
Is the “omniscient-omnipotent-omnipresent” definition of god an omnipotent god can create those depth to it whatsoever—there isn't a coherent. In the christian god perfectly free, omnipotent, omniscient, perfectly good coherent, god’s existence is not logically necessaryii. Assortment of essays - download as word doc (doc), pdf file (pdf), text file (txt) or read online. Is omnipotence a coherent concept if this is the case there can be no omnipotent beings this is known as the ‘omnipotence paradox.
Indeed, the traditional god's omnipotence is one of the attributes that make him worthy of worship could form part of a coherent total religious view. Are omnipotence and omniscience incompatible suppose a and b are logically coherent but mutually incompatible states of god is omnipotent and knows it. I will be discussing how the idea of god is incoherent due to many of his traditional attributes being mutually incoherent is an omnipotent god a coherent idea.
Since the concept of omnipotence is coherent prior to any task suppose an omnipotent god were to attempt to create a rock so large that he could not lift it.
The idea of god (unit 1 topic 4) this is the concept of god coherent an objection to attributing omnipotence to god is that if god were all-powerful. Talk:omnipotence paradox for an omnipotent god i think whoever wrote this had a coherent idea in mind but used the wrong words. Existence of god: nature of god a coherent definition of a god - can god do everything the immutability of god - the omnipotence of god.