Is God a Psychopath?



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Artist:
Fair Pley / The Stand Comedy Club


Genre:
Spoken Word - Talk,Seminar

Age Limit:
16+

Description:
Ever wondered what God might be like if God existed? Many religious believers today affirm that God has a rich emotional life, including perfect empathy. They say God suffers along with us in our pain, and rejoices in our happiness. Surprisingly, most philosophers have historically denied this. They complain that if God empathizes with us, then God feels what we feel; and some of what we feel is downright creepy. Instead, they say that God lacks empathy. Ryan Mullins (University of St Andrews) asks but wouldn’t that make God a psychopath?

Warnings:
All seating is unreserved and latecomers may not be admitted. Other

Venue Code:
7
Venue Room:
Studio
Venue:
The Stand’s New Town Theatre
Venue Address:
Freemasons' Hall
Venue Postcode:
EH2 3DH

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Performances

DayDateStartEndDurationPriceTitleStatus
Sat10/0820:1021:101:0010.00