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  1. Calvinism and Middle Knowledge.David Werther - 2003 - Ars Disputandi 3.
    In his recent work, Providence and Prayer, Terrance Tiessen considers a variety of views on divine providence ranging from those in which God’s sovereignty is a risky business to so-called no-risk views. Tiessen tentatively settles on a no-risk view he dubs ‘A Middle Knowledge Calvinist Model of Providence.’ I argue that, given a compatibilist account of free will, an essential feature of Calvinism, there is no room for the threefold distinction between God’s natural, middle, and free knowledge. The knowledge a (...)
     
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  2. Open Theism and Middle Knowledge: An Appraisal of Gregory Boyd's Neo-Molinism.David Werther - 2003 - Philosophia Christi 5 (1):205-215.
     
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    The Principle of Sufficient Reason.David Werther - 2010 - Faith and Philosophy 27 (1):94-98.
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    Leibniz and the Contingency of God Exists.David Werther - 1994 - Religious Studies 30 (1):99.
    Leibniz offered two main defences of contingency, the per-se view and the analytic account. 1 I argue that an acceptance of either account requires a rejection of what is now known as ‘the characteristic claim of S5 modal logic’, If possibly P then necessarily possibly P, and that apart from an affirmation of that claim Leibniz could not have either offered an a priori argument for God's existence or considered God exists to be a necessary truth. Since Leibniz considered God (...)
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    Augustine and Absolute Creation.David Werther - 1989 - Sophia 28 (1):41-52.
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