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Part 5: Miracles as Inconsistent with the Perfection of God
by Robert A. Larmer
In this web series of articles, I develop some reflection and argument related to my recent book, The Legitimacy of Miracle (Lexington, 2013).
In this part, I consider the following: At a philosophical and theological level, it is often claimed that the concept of miracle is inconsistent with affirming the perfection of God. Three objections along this line of argument are examined and found wanting.
The full-text of this article is available for FREE by clicking here (updated 2-17-15).
Links to the web series are available here.
Readers may also be interested in these similarly themed contributions at EPSOCIETY.org:
- "Is Methodological Naturalism Question-Begging?"
- "The 'Argument from Miracle': An Example of Ramified Natural Theology."