Author Wielenberg, Erik J. (Erik Joseph), 1972-
Title God and the reach of reason : C.S. Lewis, David Hume, and Bertrand Russell / Erik J. Wielenberg
Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  BT40 W646 2008    AVAILABLE    30530001005875
 RCHSS Library  BT40 W53 2008    AVAILABLE    30560400580061
Descript x, 243 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-239) and index
The love of God and the suffering of humanity -- The problem -- Hume's presentation of the problem -- Lewis's attempt to solve the problem -- The case of Ivan Ilyich -- The incompleteness of Lewis's solution -- Beyond nature -- The moral argument -- The argument from reason -- The argument from desire -- Miracles -- Debating miracles in the 18th century -- Preliminary skirmish -- Hume's main assault -- Lewis's counterattack -- The fitness of the incarnation -- Lewis's mitigated victory and the trilemma -- Faith, design, and true religion -- Faith -- Design -- True religion
Subject Philosophical theology
Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963
Hume, David, 1711-1776
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970