The Resource Love, freedom, and evil : does authentic love require free will?, Thaddeus J. Williams

Love, freedom, and evil : does authentic love require free will?, Thaddeus J. Williams

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Love, freedom, and evil : does authentic love require free will?
Title
Love, freedom, and evil
Title remainder
does authentic love require free will?
Statement of responsibility
Thaddeus J. Williams
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eng
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Williams, Thaddeus J
Index
index present
LC call number
BD436
LC item number
.T43 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Currents of encounter
Series volume
v. 41
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  • Love
  • Free will and determinism
  • Good and evil
  • Free will and determinism
  • Good and evil
  • Love
Label
Love, freedom, and evil : does authentic love require free will?, Thaddeus J. Williams
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-198) and index
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volume
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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Contents
  • 1. Evil and the autonomous heart, rethinking free will as a condition of authentic love : The relational free will defense ; The problems of evil ; Three criteria of theodicy ; The intransitivity dimension ; The anthropological dimension ; The relational dimension ; An overview ; The axiom of libertarian love ; Three necessities ; Three freedoms ; Necessity of the heart ; Teleology and transcendence ; Boyd's chip, Hanegraaff's Cathy, Brummer's doll ; True love: is freedom from the heart indubitable or dubious? ; The non-indifference condition of true love ; Leibniz's indifferent queen ; Edwards on indifference and love ; Wiggins and Hasker on contrastive explanations ; Contrastive explanations and love in Le Chambon ; Summary and conclusions -- 2. Freedom and the enslaved heart, depth capacity and the case for libertarian free will : The moral imperative argument: does "ought" imply "can"? ; Depth capacity ; The Pelagian-Erasmian-Kantian-Finneyan dictum ; Johannine perspectives on "can" ; Two Erasmian strategies ; Anthropological optimism ; The grievous resistance argument: does divine grief imply human autonomy? ; Resistance and autonomy ; A divine tension ; An exegesis of Acts 4:28 ; Gregory Boyd on a predetermined crucifixion ; Solidarity and stability in suffering ; The relational vision argument: can one guarantee another's love? ; Relationship implies resistibility ; Love relationships and creaturely finitude ; Absolute and creature-relative impossibilities ; Howard Marshall on predetermination ; Impossibility and the synoptic view of faith ; Summary and conclusions
  • 3. Love and the reformed heart, the scope of divine action in human love : Five models of divine action in human love ; God and the heart ; Pelagius and Cassian on divine action ; Arminius and Augustine on divine action ; Divine action in no man's land ; Observations on the theological landscape ; Heart reformation and the Bible ; An ancient Hebrew tension ; Divine giving and human coming ; Divine unifying and human loving ; Divine raising and human remaining ; The tension beyond John ; The problems of evil revisited ; The divine contributor objection ; The sparsity objection ; Prayers for love actualization ; Equiprobability, probabilistic, and hybrid models ; Free will and concrete evil ; Summary and conclusions -- Epilogue : What a difference one word makes
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
203 pages
Isbn
9789042033597
Lccn
2011456201
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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  • n
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  • (OCoLC)730034300
  • (OCoLC)ocn730034300
Label
Love, freedom, and evil : does authentic love require free will?, Thaddeus J. Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-198) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Evil and the autonomous heart, rethinking free will as a condition of authentic love : The relational free will defense ; The problems of evil ; Three criteria of theodicy ; The intransitivity dimension ; The anthropological dimension ; The relational dimension ; An overview ; The axiom of libertarian love ; Three necessities ; Three freedoms ; Necessity of the heart ; Teleology and transcendence ; Boyd's chip, Hanegraaff's Cathy, Brummer's doll ; True love: is freedom from the heart indubitable or dubious? ; The non-indifference condition of true love ; Leibniz's indifferent queen ; Edwards on indifference and love ; Wiggins and Hasker on contrastive explanations ; Contrastive explanations and love in Le Chambon ; Summary and conclusions -- 2. Freedom and the enslaved heart, depth capacity and the case for libertarian free will : The moral imperative argument: does "ought" imply "can"? ; Depth capacity ; The Pelagian-Erasmian-Kantian-Finneyan dictum ; Johannine perspectives on "can" ; Two Erasmian strategies ; Anthropological optimism ; The grievous resistance argument: does divine grief imply human autonomy? ; Resistance and autonomy ; A divine tension ; An exegesis of Acts 4:28 ; Gregory Boyd on a predetermined crucifixion ; Solidarity and stability in suffering ; The relational vision argument: can one guarantee another's love? ; Relationship implies resistibility ; Love relationships and creaturely finitude ; Absolute and creature-relative impossibilities ; Howard Marshall on predetermination ; Impossibility and the synoptic view of faith ; Summary and conclusions
  • 3. Love and the reformed heart, the scope of divine action in human love : Five models of divine action in human love ; God and the heart ; Pelagius and Cassian on divine action ; Arminius and Augustine on divine action ; Divine action in no man's land ; Observations on the theological landscape ; Heart reformation and the Bible ; An ancient Hebrew tension ; Divine giving and human coming ; Divine unifying and human loving ; Divine raising and human remaining ; The tension beyond John ; The problems of evil revisited ; The divine contributor objection ; The sparsity objection ; Prayers for love actualization ; Equiprobability, probabilistic, and hybrid models ; Free will and concrete evil ; Summary and conclusions -- Epilogue : What a difference one word makes
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
203 pages
Isbn
9789042033597
Lccn
2011456201
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)730034300
  • (OCoLC)ocn730034300

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