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  • Title: Horrendous Evils and the Goodness of God: Nathaniel Hawthorne and Henry James
  • Author: Marilyn McCord Adams
  • ISBN: 9780801486869
  • Page: 443
  • Format: Paperback

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  1. Great book I always appreciate Adams insightfulness as she dissects complex topics What I think she best accomplished, however, was her re framing horrendous evils to Christ whereby the individual can rediscover the goodness in their life.


  2. Good book on theodicy Adams isn t trying to justify evil, which is why I ve placed scare quotes Adam s gives a helpful definition of horrendous evils, or horrors, as evils with the potential to lead the participant to no longer judge their life as a good to them She claims that Chalcedonian Christology offers ample resources to defeat horrors in that through the incarnation God identifies with the suffering This allows the victims of horrors to see their lives a goods because they can identify w [...]


  3. A profound philosophical text on the subject of evil, though not for the novice philosopher or theologian Marilyn McCord Adams deconstructs the multifaceted perspectives in philosophy, particularly the philosophy of religion in accordance with the subject of evil and the reconciliation of faith in god via recognition whether symbolically or literally of the Christ figure Potential Companions or primers to this reading THE MORAL LANDSCAPE by Sam Harris, POWER OF MYTH and THE HERO WITH A THOUSAND [...]


  4. raises important new dimensions of the problem of evil debate, but fails to deliver a satisfying conclusion The questions raised are certainly relevant how do believers account for those horrendous evils that have seemingly little or no redeeming value e.g the Holocaust what benefit has resulted from the deaths of 8 million Jews, Gypsies and Slavs Her response to the questions though are little than lukewarm expressions of compassion that avoid any direct answers or substantive solutions.


  5. Adams tackles the question of how Christian theology can maintain the goodness of God in the face of horrendous evils, particularly those that seem to destroy an individual s ability to lead a meaningful life She combines keen analytic philosophy and deep engagement with the Christian tradition She pushes beyond both utilitarian calculation on balance is there good than evil in the universe and an absolute free will position no evil is too great a price to pay for free will.



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