Article Religion

Response to “Evil & Omnipotence paper by Mackie”

KG Aditya Anshuman[1]


This paper is an attempt to study Mackie’s arguments on Evil and Omnipotence and his arguments on the fallacious solutions given by theists. Mackie says that there is Incompatibility between Omnipotent, Omniscient and Omni benevolent God. So he gives few arguments to theists. In the first section there will be Introduction. In the second session, presenting Mackie’s view on Evil and Omnipotence. The consecutive section is my critique to Mackie’s arguments with the topic on how this Evil and Omnipotence is useful in contemporary times and finally befitting with conclusion. By reading the responses given by theists’, argues Mackie and tries to explain his point of view.

Keywords: Evil, Omnipotence, Indian Philosophy

[1] Chinmaya Vishwa Vidyapeeth

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