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The logical challenge of negative theology

Published Online: 16 Nov 2018
Volume & Issue: Volume 54 (2018) - Issue 1 (June 2018)
Page range: 149 - 174
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2199-6059
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0860-150X
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4 times per year
Languages
English
Abstract

In this paper I present four interpretations of so-called negative theology and provide a number of attempts to model this theory within a formal system. Unfortunately, all of them fail in some manner. Most of them are simply inconsistent, some contradict the usual religious praxis and discourse, and some do not correspond to the key theses of negative theology. I believe that this paper shows how challenging this theory is from a logical perspective.

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