Evil Argumentative Essay by supercalifragilistic

This paper discusses and analyzes the concept of evil.
# 96171 | 1,819 words | 7 sources | MLA | 2007 | US
Published on Jun 26, 2007 in Religion and Theology (General) , Sociology (General) , Philosophy (General)

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In this article, the writer takes a look at the origins of evil and discusses its purpose in society. The writer examines the different interpretations of evil and the way in which evil is viewed in different aspects of society. This essay also looks at the conflicting views on the existence of God and evil. The writer concludes that evil is something which has no definite meaning, as there will always be someone who has a different interpretation. Further, the writer maintains that evil will remain in this world in order to test people's temptations and morals. The writer claims that those who fall to evil ways shall repent it forever.

Executive Summary
What is Evil?
Definition of Good and Evil
Existence of Evil in the World

Sample of Sources Used:

  • The Philosophical Problem of Evil, Philosophy of Religion, David A. Conway (1988) 24: 35-66.
  • Evil and the God of Love, first edition. John Hick, 1966.
  • The Coherence of Theism, Richard Swinburne, 1997
  • 2000 years of Disbelief, Epicurus
  • Confessions, Saint Augustine,Penguin Classics, 1961

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