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Ep. 143 Answering Guillaume Bignon: Philosophical Objections (Part 1)

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Release Date: 03/12/2021

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If you haven't heard by now, Tim wrote a book. It's a good book. You should buy it and read it. However, some people thought it was a not good book. One person in particular, philosopher Guillaume Bignon, wrote a 50 page refutation of Tim's book. Tim wrote an article as a rejoinder to this refutation. Now we're talking about it.

In this episode, we'll talk about the third of what Tim perceives to be Bignon's problems with his book: philosophical objections.

Link to Tim's Rejoinder:

https://freethinkingministries.com/bignons-review-of-mere-molinism-a-rejoinder/