Hick's theodicy

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"Theos" meaning "God" and "Dikaios" meaning "justification"
A theodicy is a means of justification for the belief in God alongside the existence of evil and suffering

Soul-making theodicy
Hick argued that goodness developed through free choice is superior to the goodness of ready made automatons. Genuine love requires the opportunity for humans to develop this themselves. Peter vary and the analogy of the king and the peasant girl. Humans had to b created imperfect so…

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