Essay on;'To what extent are things only good because God commands them?

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(b) 'To what extent are things only good because God commands them? [10]

It can be argued that things are only good because God commands them as one of his titiles  is omnipotent which enables him to say what is right or wrong according to him thus things that are considered good may only be so because he approves of them himself.

Secondly, In the Christian faith, God is portrayed the law giver when he gives Moses the10 commandments thus meaning that morality is completely down to him so are only good because he commands them to be.

Thirdly, it can be argued that we

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