Divinity and Maximal Greatness

By Daniel Hill

© 2004 – Routledge

262 pages

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About the Book

This book examines the divine nature in terms of maximal greatness. It investigates each attribute associated with maximal greatness - omnipotence, omniscience, perfect goodness, eternity, and beauty, arguing that maximal greatness is necessary and sufficient for divinity.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Omniscience 3. Omniscience and Freedom 4. Middle Knowledge 5. Omnipotence 6. God and Value 7. Eternity and Omnipresence Bibliography

About the Author

Daniel J. Hill teaches philosophy at the Universities of Liverpool and Manchester. He is the author of the forthcoming Christian Philosophy: A-Z.

About the Series

Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Religion

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
REL000000
RELIGION / General