Replica theory

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Replica theory 

Hick's thoery ties in very closely with the chistain view of ressurection. 

Hick argues that given certain circumstances iy would be possible that the dead could exist after death as themselves, if an exact replica of them were to appear. 

this replica identified as being the same person who had died, is according to Hick the same person. 

God is all- powerful, it is no problm for God to create a replics body of the dead person. 

this replica will be complete with all the individual's memories and charctersitics and is therfore the same person. 

Hick argues that although detah destroys us…

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