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Evil

Evil

Author: Carissa Wyant
Description:

This lesson will discuss how evil is dealt with by a variety of religious traditions.

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TERMS TO KNOW
  • Uncarved Block

    In Taoism, the original state of the human mind, before and independent of experience.

  • Free Will

    The ability to choose between good and evil, prominent in the religious philosophy of Augustine.

  • Judgment Day

    The day on which God will call all human beings to account for their sins and other misdeeds.

  • Theodicy

    A philosophical attempt to justify God's goodness despite the reality of evil.