<!DOCTYPE html><HTML lang="en"> <head> <meta charset="utf-8"> <link href="../../TheosStyle.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css"><link rel="shortcut icon" href="../../TT_ICO.png" /> <title>Note: Blog - Haiti and the Problem of Evil (Theo Todman's Web Page)</title> </head><body> <a name="Top"></a> <h1>Theo Todman's Web Page - Notes Pages</h1><hr><h2>Blog</h2><h3>Haiti and the Problem of Evil</h3><p class = "Centered">(Text as at 18/12/2010 19:58:05)<br><br>(For earlier versions of this Note, <a href="#TableOfPreviousVersions">see the table at the end</a>)</p><hr> <P><FONT COLOR = "0000FF">I sent out the email below in response to an <a name="1"></a><A HREF = "../Notes_9/Notes_927.htm">article</A><SUP>1</SUP> in the <I> BBC News Magazine</I> website (<a name="W73W"></a><A HREF = "http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/magazine/8467755.stm" TARGET = "_top">Link</A>). The immediate responses are <a name="2"></a><A HREF = "../Notes_9/Notes_929.htm">here</A><SUP>2</SUP>, <a name="3"></a><A HREF = "../Notes_9/Notes_932.htm">here</A><SUP>3</SUP> and <a name="4"></a><A HREF = "../Notes_9/Notes_930.htm">here</A><SUP>4</SUP>. Follow the links for these responses, my responses and any ensuing correspondence. <BR><BR>The discussion eventually fizzled out , but fizzed back to life briefly in another <a name="5"></a><A HREF = "../Notes_8/Notes_898.htm">item</A><SUP>5</SUP> further up the blog. <BR><BR>Of course, there s been a lot written on this subject of greater rigour than the popular piece by David Bain. For instance:- <ol type="1"><li><a name="7"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_11/Abstract_11925.htm">Rowe (William L.), Howard-Snyder (Daniel) & Bergmann (Michael) - Debate: Is Evil Evidence against Belief in God?</A>", and</li><li><a name="8"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_03/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_3778.htm">Howard-Snyder (Daniel), Ed. - The Evidential Argument from Evil</A>".</li></ol><BR><BR><HR><BR><B>From</B>: Theo <BR><B>To</B>: Pete, Sylvia <BR><B>Sent</B>: Wednesday, January 20, 2010 10:10 AM<BR><B>Subject: Fw: Haiti and the problem of evil</B><BR><BR>Any comment on the email / attachment <a name="6"></a><A HREF = "../Notes_9/Notes_927.htm">below</A><SUP>6</SUP>? I couldn't find any reference - at the time of writing - to "an <U><A HREF="#On-Page_Link_928_7">enemy</A></U><SUB>7</SUB><a name="On-Page_Return_928_7"></A> has done this". Maybe the modern church thinks the problem of cosmic dualism / Manichaeism is worse than the problem of evil?</P> <FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><BR><HR><h3 class = "Left">In-Page Footnotes:</h3><a name="On-Page_Link_928_7"></A><U><A HREF="#On-Page_Return_928_7"><B>Footnote 7</B></A></U>: Ie. 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