Category Archives: Infinities

Aquinas and Potential Infinities

One of the only areas where two of my absolute favorite Medieval saints, who were both towering philosophers, disagreed sharply and even violently, was on the question of whether the Aristotelian suggestion of Eternal Duration (meaning here that the world … Continue reading

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The Best of all possible worlds

This should be relatively short. I just thought I would demonstrate why most philosophers today have given up on Leibniz’ idea that there is such a thing as a best of all (logically) possible worlds. To say that there is … Continue reading

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