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Possibilities for Divine Freedom

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O możliwościach Bożej wolności
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I examine three accounts of divine freedom. I argue that two recent accounts which attempt to explain God’s freedom without appealing to alternative possibilities fail. I then show how a view of divine freedom based on Robert Adams’s idea that God’s grace means he has no obligation to create the best world is able to explain how God can be free while also being perfectly good and perfectly rational.
W artykule przeprowadzam analizę trzech ujęć Bożej wolności. Staram się wykazać, że dwa teoretyczne ujęcia, które pojawiły się ostatnio i które próbują wyjaśnić Bożą wolność, nie odwołując się do koncepcji alternatywnych możliwości, nie osiągają postawionego sobie celu. Następnie poka­zuję, w jaki sposób wizja Bożej wolności oparta na idei Roberta Adamsa, że Boża łaska oznacza, iż nie jest on zobligowany, by koniecznie stwarzać najlepszy z możliwych światów, jest zdolna wyjaś­nić, w jaki sposób Bóg może być wolny, a zarazem doskonale dobry i rozumny.
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