Stance 15:13-19 (2022)

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God is often portrayed as being omnipotent, omniscient, and omnibenevolent. Many worry that these traits make it so God cannot possess free will. However, very little is said about why a God without freedom would be an issue. I argue that God does not need the kind of freedom we usually care about. I make a case that free will is important to us because it allows us to assign blame and praise to others. From here, I argue that being able to blame God is unimportant, and that God can still be praised even without free will.
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DOI 10.33043/s.15.1.12-19
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