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Divine causation

William James Beale

Divine causation

a critical study concerning "intermediaries"

by William James Beale

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Published by Macmillan and Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Causation.,
  • God.,
  • Judaism.,
  • Religion.,
  • Philosophy and religion.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titles"Intermediaries,", A critical study concerning.
    Statementby W. J. Beale ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT101 .B276
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 335 p.
    Number of Pages335
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6372064M
    LC Control Number38017600
    OCLC/WorldCa3937646

    Avicenna, the most influential of Islamic philosophers, produced The Healing as his magnum opus on his religious and political philosophy. Now translated by Michael Marmura, The Metaphysics is the climactic conclusion to this towering work. Through Marmura’s skill as a translator and his extensive annotations, Avicenna’s touchstone of Islamic philosophy is more accessible/5. CAUSALITY, DIVINE God, however conceived by those who speak of Him, is generally thought of as in some way the cause of the world. His causality has in fact been expressed in terms of all four causes, pantheists seeing God as immanent and identical with the world, others seeing Him as an extrinsic source affecting the universe through efficient causality and final causality.

    NOTE: Dr. Feser's contributions at Strange Notions were originally posted on his own blog, and therefore lose some of their context when reprinted here. Dr. Feser explains why that matters. For the Thomist, to say that God is the First Cause of things is, first and foremost, to say that H. Divine Compositionalism: A Form of Occasionalism or a Published by Guset User, Description: CONFERENCE: OCCASIONALISM EAST AND WEST HARVARD UNIVERSITY, MAY , Divine Compositionalism: A Form of Occasionalism or a Preferable Alternative View of Divine.

      Two Problems for Identifying God’s Causation Theology, Ecology, and Values Professor: Thomas J. Oord, PhD 9/9/17 In your first essay Professor Oord states, “Metaphysical categories are not dogmatic statements of the obvious; they are tentative formulations of the ultimate generalities” (Process and Reality, page 8). Book XII, on the other hand, is usually considered the culmination of Aristotle's work in metaphysics, and in it he offers his teleological system. Before he draws any grand conclusions, he begins with the idea of substance, of which there are three kinds: changeable and perishable (e.g., plants and animals), changeable and eternal (e.g.


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CAUSATION AND THE LOGICAL IMPOSSIBILITY OF A DIVINE CAUSE* () Quentin Smith Western Michigan University. Introduction. Some interesting light is thrown on the nature of causation, the origin of the universe, and arguments for atheism if we address the question: Is it logically possible that the universe has an originating divine cause.

This paper compares the doxastic credentials of the claim that nothing comes from nothing with the doxastic credentials of the claim that there is no causing without changing.

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