Eternal God: A Study of God Without Time / Edition 1

Eternal God: A Study of God Without Time / Edition 1

by Paul Helm
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198237251

ISBN-13: 9780198237259

Pub. Date: 06/12/1997

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Eternal God offers a powerful defence of the view that God exists in timeless eternity. This is the classical Christian view of God, but it is claimed by many theologians and philosophers of religion to be incoherent.  See more details below

Overview

Eternal God offers a powerful defence of the view that God exists in timeless eternity. This is the classical Christian view of God, but it is claimed by many theologians and philosophers of religion to be incoherent.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198237259
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
06/12/1997
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
5.37(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.55(d)
Lexile:
1470L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Introduction
1The Issue of Divine Eternity1
2What is Divine Eternity?23
3Indexicals and Spacelessness41
4Eternity and Personality56
5Eternity, Immutability, and Omniscience73
6Timelessness and Foreknowledge95
7Omniscience and the Future109
8Divine Foreknowledge and Fatalism126
9Timelessness and Human Responsibility144
10Divine Freedom171
11Referring to Eternal God195
Bibliography218
Index225

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