No Optimal Illusion
March 5, 2015 — 12:04

Author: Michael Almeida  Category: Uncategorized  Tags: ,   Comments: 17

Some theists say that, if there is a best world, then God must actualize it; but if there is no best possible world, then God can actualize a bettered world w. A bettered world w is a world for which there is a better actualizable world w’. The thought that God cannot actualize a bettered world when there is no best world is what we might call an optimal illusion.