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Published: 16 April 2017

186 Pages

7.7 x 5.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198757740

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Petitionary Prayer

A Philosophical Investigation

Scott A. Davison

  • Considers whether, if the God of traditional theism were to exist, it would be reasonable to think this God would answer prayers made by his worshippers
  • Explores the metaphysical, ethical, and epistemological issues involved in the concept of answered petitionary prayer for the traditional theists (Jew, Christians, and Muslims)
  • Offers discussion of petitionary prayers types, tokens, and parts