Elijah Hess
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
Michael Tooley’s latest argument against the possibility of divine foreknowledge trades on the idea that, whichever theory of time is true, the ontology of the future—or lack thereof—gives rise to special problems for God’s prescience. I argue that Tooley’s reasoning is predicated on two mischaracterizations and conclude that, on at least some theories of time, the possibility of divine foreknowledge appears secure.
Keywords Michael Tooley  Divine Foreknowledge  Future Contingents  Explanatory Dependence
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DOI 10.1007/s11153-019-09727-w
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