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1. If God can make a rock He cannot lift, then God is not omnipotent.
2. If God cannot make a rock He cannot lift, then God is not omnipotent.
3. Either God can make a rock He cannot lift, or God cannot make a rock He cannot lift.
Therefore, 4, God is not omnipotent. (From 1,2,3. Constructive Dilemma).
Sure. That's valid but unsound since (1) is false.
In any event, there is no fallacy. And the case can easily be put into logical form, since even I can do it.
Of course you need to know logic to do this.
I vote that God can both create the rock AND then lift it. I'm joking but it seems to be the answer that shows Dad the respect he deserves. We shouldn't speak ill of the dead.
lift - Wiktionary
[INDENT]to lift (third-person singular simple present lifts, present participle lifting, simple past and past participle lifted)
- (transitive, intransitive) To raise.
- (transitive, slang) To steal.
- (transitive) To remove (a ban, restriction, etc.)
Yes? Don't really see where it conflicts my statemen.
I don't know if it does, but you say "define lift" and I provided you with a definition (not exactly the same as defining it but close enough for present purposes).
Yes, God is restricted by logic.
1) If God transcends logic, then we are unable to understand or postulate what that conclusion means, and logical analysis stops there.