Why perfect being theology?

I display the historical roots of perfect being theology in Greco-Roman philosophy, and the distinctive reasons for Christians to take up a version of this project. I also rebut a recent argument that perfect-being reasoning should lead one to atheism
Keywords God  Perfect being theology  Christianity  Atheism
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DOI 10.1007/s11153-010-9267-0
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Aristotle (1960). Metaphysics. Univ of Michigan Pr.
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Martin Lembke (2013). Whatever It is Better to Be Than Not to Be. International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 74 (1):131-143.
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