<!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: Religion - Aquinas on Evil (Theo Todman's Web Page)</title> </head><body> <a name="Top"></a> <h1>Theo Todman's Web Page - Notes Pages</h1><hr><h2>Religion</h2><h3>Aquinas on Evil</h3><p class = "Centered">(Text as at 20/11/2010 07:23:31)<hr> <P><FONT COLOR = "0000FF">This is a <a name="1"></a><A HREF = "../Notes_9/Notes_947.htm">place-holder</A><SUP>1</SUP>. Currently, just see the Heythrop reading-list below. The recommended texts (marked  (*) ) are Davies and McCabe. <BR><BR>Vardy s Paper is <a name="2"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_16/Abstract_16545.htm">Vardy (Peter) - St. Augustine, St. Thomas Aquinas and the Traditional Catholic Approach to the Problem of Evil</A>".<BR><BR>The student-led Seminar hand-out was <a name="3"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_16/Abstract_16632.htm">Heythrop Student - Seminar Paper: Philosophy of Religion - Review of 'God, Evil, and Divine Responsibility' by Herbert McCabe</A>".<BR><BR><U>Books / Articles</U><ul type="disc"><li><a name="4"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_16/Abstract_16543.htm">Anglin (Bill) & Goetz (Stewart) - Evil Is Privation</A>", International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 13 (1982), pp 3-12.</li><li>Aquinas - Summa Theologiae 1, 48 & 49; 1a, 45, 5; 2, Art. 3, S.C.G. 3; De. Potentia 3, 6. <BR>& The <I>Summa</I> is available at <a name="W213W"></a><A HREF = "http://www.newadvent.org/" TARGET = "_top">Link</A>. <BR>& See also extract in Davies, <a name="6"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_04/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_4037.htm">Davies (Brian) - Philosophy of Religion: A Guide and Anthology</A>", Oxford University Press, 2000, Chapter 57.</li><li> (*) Davies, Brian -'The Problem of Evil' in <a name="7"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_04/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_4049.htm">Davies (Brian) - Philosophy of Religion: A Guide to the Subject</A>", Cassell, London, 1998, Chapter 6.</li><li>Evans, G R - <I>Augustine on Evil</I>, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1982.</li><li>Geach, P T - <I>Providence and Evil</I>, Cambridge, 1977.</li><li> (*) McCabe, Herbert -  Evil'. New Blackfriars 1980. Reprinted in <a name="8"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_04/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_4037.htm">Davies (Brian) - Philosophy of Religion: A Guide and Anthology</A>", Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2000, Chapter 56. [Good]</li><li><a name="5"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_16/Abstract_16544.htm">Kane (G. Stanley) - Evil and Privation</A>", International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 11 (1980), pp 43-58. </li><li>Torrance, T F - <I>Divine and Contingent Order</I>, T & T Clark, Edinburgh, 1998.</li><li><a name="9"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_01/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_1437.htm">Plantinga (Alvin) - The Nature of Necessity</A>", Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1978, pp 191 ff.</li><li><a name="10"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_00/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_759.htm">Ward (Keith) - Rational Theology and the Creativity of God</A>", Blackwell, Oxford, 1982, Chapter 9. </li><li><a name="11"></a>"<A HREF = "../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_04/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_4079.htm">Hughes (Gerard) - Is God to Blame? The problem of evil revisited</A>", Veritas Publications 2007.</li></ul></P> <br><hr><h3 class = "Left">Printable Versions:</h3> <UL><li>Follow (<A Href="Notes_Print/NotesPrint_959_0_P_R.htm" TARGET = "_top">this link</A>) for level 0 (with reading list), and </li><li>Follow (<A Href="Notes_Print/NotesPrint_959_0_P.htm" TARGET = "_top">this link</A>) for level 0.</li></UL> <BR><HR><BR><CENTER><TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950><TR> <TH WIDTH="25%">Note last updated</TH> <TH WIDTH="50%">Reading List for this Topic</TH> <TH WIDTH="25%">Parent Topic</TH></TR> <TR><TD WIDTH="25%">20/11/2010 07:23:31</TD> <TD WIDTH="50%">None available</TD> <TD WIDTH="25%"><A href ="../../Notes/Notes_9/Notes_945.htm">Heythrop - Philosophy of Religion</A></TD></TR> </TABLE></center> <hr><h3>Summary of Note Links from this Page</h3> <CENTER> <TABLE Class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950> <TR> <td bgcolor="#e6ecff" WIDTH="20%"><A href = "../../Notes/Notes_9/Notes_947.htm"><span title="Plug Note - With Reading List">Awaiting Attention (Religion)</span></A></TD> <TD WIDTH="20%">&nbsp;</TD> <TD WIDTH="20%">&nbsp;</TD> <TD WIDTH="20%">&nbsp;</TD> <TD WIDTH="20%">&nbsp;</TD> </TR> </TABLE> </CENTER> <P class = "Centered">To access information, click on one of the links in the table above.</P> <BR><HR><BR><h3>Summary of Note Links to this Page</h3> <CENTER> <TABLE Class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950> <TR> <td bgcolor="#b3ffb3" WIDTH="20%"><A href = "../../Notes/Notes_9/Notes_945.htm#11"><span title="High Quality">Heythrop - Philosophy of Religion</span></A></TD> <td bgcolor="#ffcccc" WIDTH="20%"><A href = "../../Notes/Notes_10/Notes_1076.htm#6"><span title="Low Quality">Stephen Fry on Natural Evil</span></A></TD> <TD WIDTH="20%">&nbsp;</TD> <TD WIDTH="20%">&nbsp;</TD> <TD WIDTH="20%">&nbsp;</TD> </TR> </TABLE> </CENTER> <P class = "Centered">To access information, click on one of the links in the table above.</P> <CENTER> <br><hr><br><h3>References & Reading List</h3> <TABLE class = "ReadingList" WIDTH=950> <TD WIDTH="15%" class = "BridgeLeft"><B>Author</B></TD> <TD WIDTH="25%" class = "BridgeLeft"><B>Title</B></TD> <TD WIDTH="20%" class = "BridgeLeft"><B>Medium</B></TD> <TD WIDTH="35%" class = "BridgeLeft"><B>Source</B></TD> <TD WIDTH="5%" class = "BridgeCenter"><B>Read?</B></TD> <TR> <TD WIDTH="15%" class = "BridgeLeft">Anglin (Bill) & Goetz (Stewart)</TD> <TD WIDTH="25%" class = "BridgeLeft">Evil Is Privation</TD> <TD WIDTH="20%" class = "BridgeLeft"><A HREF="../../Abstracts/Abstract_16/Abstract_16543.htm">Paper - Cited</A> <img src="../../asterisk_yellow.png"alt="Medium Quality Abstract" Title=""></TD> <TD WIDTH="35%" class = "BridgeLeft">International Journal for Philosophy of Religion, Vol. 13, No. 1, 1982, pp. 3-12</TD> <TD WIDTH="5%" class = "BridgeCenter"> 11%</TD> </TR> <TR> <TD WIDTH="15%" class = "BridgeLeft">Davies (Brian)</TD> <TD WIDTH="25%" class = "BridgeLeft">Philosophy of Religion: A Guide and Anthology</TD> <TD WIDTH="20%" class = "BridgeLeft"><A HREF="../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_04/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_4037.htm">Book - Cited</A> <img src="../../asterisk_yellow.png" alt="Medium Quality Abstract"></TD> <TD WIDTH="35%" class = "BridgeLeft">Davies (Brian) - Philosophy of Religion: A Guide and Anthology</TD> <TD WIDTH="5%" class = "BridgeCenter"> 5%</TD> </TR> <TR> <TD WIDTH="15%" class = "BridgeLeft">Davies (Brian)</TD> <TD WIDTH="25%" class = "BridgeLeft">Philosophy of Religion: A Guide to the Subject</TD> <TD WIDTH="20%" class = "BridgeLeft"><A HREF="../../BookSummaries/BookSummary_04/BookPaperAbstracts/BookPaperAbstracts_4049.htm">Book - Cited</A> <img src="../../asterisk_yellow.png" alt="Medium Quality Abstract"></TD> <TD WIDTH="35%" class = "BridgeLeft">Davies (Brian) - Philosophy of Religion: A Guide to the Subject</TD> <TD WIDTH="5%" class = "BridgeCenter"> 2%</TD> </TR> <TR> <TD WIDTH="15%" class = "BridgeLeft">Heythrop Student</TD> <TD WIDTH="25%" class = "BridgeLeft">Seminar Paper: Philosophy of Religion - Review of 'God, Evil, and Divine Responsibility' by Herbert McCabe</TD> <TD WIDTH="20%" class = "BridgeLeft"><A HREF="../../Abstracts/Abstract_16/Abstract_16632.htm">Paper - Cited</A> <img src="../../cancel.png"alt="Low Quality Abstract" Title=""></TD> <TD WIDTH="35%" class = "BridgeLeft">Seminar Hand-out, 2010</TD> <TD WIDTH="5%" class = "BridgeCenter"> 33%</TD> </TR> <TR> <TD WIDTH="15%" class = "BridgeLeft">Hughes (Gerard)</TD> <TD WIDTH="25%" class = "BridgeLeft">Is God to Blame? 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