Sophia 58 (2):301-307 (2019)

Joseph Long
State University of New York, Brockport
In this journal, Einar Bøhn has proposed a solution to the so-called Trinitarian Paradox. After summarizing the Paradox and Bøhn’s proposed solution, I argue that those committed to Christian orthodoxy cannot accept the solution, for three reasons: First, it requires positing more kinds of divine entity than God and the Persons of the Trinity; second, it is based upon a false assumption; and, finally, the proposed solution amounts at best to a form of obscurantism.
Keywords Logic of the Trinity  Many-one identity
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DOI 10.1007/s11841-019-0710-0
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