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  1. Douglas Erlandson & Charles Sayward (1981). Is Heaven a Possible World? International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 12 (1):55 - 58.
    The goal of theodicy is to show how God could create our world with all its evil. This paper argues that the theodicist can achieve her goal only if she gives up one of these three propositions: (1) evil does not exist in heaven; (2) heaven is better than the present world; (3) heaven is a possible world. Second, it is argued that the theodicist can reject (3) without giving up her belief that heaven exists, so that (3) is her (...)
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  2. Douglas Erlandson (1980). Body Transfer and Disembodiment. Philosophical Studies 37 (1):13 - 19.
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  3. Douglas K. Erlandson (1978). Timelessness, Immutability, and Eschatology. International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 9 (3):129 - 145.
  4. Douglas K. Erlandson (1977). A New Look at Miracles. Religious Studies 13 (4):417 - 428.
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  5. Douglas K. Erlandson (1977). A New Look at Miracles: DOUGLAS K. ERLANDSON. Religious Studies 13 (4):417-428.
    Recently several philosophers have claimed that miracles cannot occur or that belief in them involves a misunderstanding of the scientific enterprise. In this paper I will argue that these claims, particularly the latter, are mistaken. By examining the characteristics of the believer's conception of the miraculous I will be able to show how he can meet these sceptical challenges. In particular, I will argue that the believer can hold that certain particular events are the result of intervention by divine agency (...)
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