On the Incarnation of a Timeless God

Douglas K. Blount

in God and Time

Published in print December 2001 | ISBN: 9780195129656
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199849130 | DOI:
On the Incarnation of a Timeless God

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While a number of objections to the doctrine of divine timelessness have been aimed at atemporalists in general, this chapter discusses an objection to that doctrine aimed not at atemporalists in general but rather at Christian atemporalists. In so doing, it examines two recent versions of this objection, arguing that they fail and offering a suggestion as to how one can affirm both Christian orthodoxy and the doctrine of divine timelessness without thereby contradicting oneself.

Keywords: God; Divine timelessness; Christian atemporalists; Christianity

Chapter.  7036 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Religion

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