RLG303H1: Evil and Suffering

Hours: 
24L

The existence of evil poses a problem to theistic beliefs and raises the question as to whether a belief in a deity is incompatible with the existence of evil and human (or other) suffering. This course examines the variety of ways in which religions have dealt with the existence of evil.

Prerequisite: 

Completion of 4.0 credits

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)