What is the Problem of Evil?

A very short video – just a basic definition of the Problem of Evil..

The logical format into which the problem is put is that of three statements which the theist wishes to take on board, but which seem to entail a contradiction, these being :

 (i) God is wholly Good (omnibenevolent)

(ii) God is Omnipotent (all-powerful)

(iii) Evil Exists

In case you’re interested – there is more info about our Religion, Philosophy & Ethics course at http://db.tt/jSEK5Qn4 – enjoy

Staff from the Religion, Philosophy & Ethics course at University of Gloucestershire talking about Philosophy of Religion..

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Moral Evil and Natural Evil

A basic definition of Moral and Natural Evil – but also some possible issues…