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By Andrew Gleeson

a daunting Love extensively rethinks God and evil. It rejects theodicy and its impersonal notion of cause and morality. religion survives evil via a outstanding love that resists philosophical explanation. Authors criticised contain Alvin Plantinga, Richard Swinburne, Marilyn McCord Adams, Peter van Inwagen, John Haldane, William Hasker.

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