The question of how God can allow evil to occur to the righteous or innocent people has been a perennial dilemma in religion and philosophy. We study the classic statement of the problem in the biblical book of Job, the ancient Near Eastern literature on which Job is based, and traditional Jewish and Christian interpretation of Job. We study the major approached to the problem of evil in Western philosophical and religious thought.
Course Attributes: EN HBU EthAS HUMAS LCDFA HUMAR HUM
Section 01The Problem of Evil: The Holocaust and Other Horrors
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