The problem of evil / by Franc̜ois Petit ; translated from the French by Christopher Williams.


1st ed.. New York : Hawthorn Books, 1959.

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Standard Title Problème du mal. English
Subjects Good and evil.
Suffering.
Series Twentieth century encyclopedia of Catholicism ; 20.
Description 141 pages ; 22 cm.
Copyright Date 1959.
Notes Translation of Le problème du mal.
Includes bibliographical references (page 142).
Contents I. Human solutions -- Evil: A problem or a mystery? -- Mythical explanations -- Philosophical explanations -- II. The data of revelation -- The Old Testament -- The New Testament -- Tradition
III. Theology -- Evil -- Sin and evil -- Evil and punishment -- The benefits of evil: Prevention -- The benefits of evil: Reparation -- The benefits of evil: Its perfecting power -- Cosmic evil -- The future of evil -- IV. Practical conclusions -- Preparations for suffering -- Relieving the suffering of others -- Relieving one's own suffering -- Acceptance of unavoidable suffering -- Self-imposed suffering.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)28619367
(OCoLC)ocm28619367
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Petit, François, O. Praem.
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