Athanasius as Evangelist: Why Human Evil is Even Possible, and Why Sin is Addictive | The Anástasis Center for Christian Education & Ministry

Made for Pleasure with God In Contra Gentes chapters 2 – 7, Athanasius defends God from any accusation of evil or caprice on account of humanity’s wickedness.  He does this by explaining God’s intention for the creation.  After defending God as ‘good and exceeding[ly] noble,’ he defends God’s creation of the world and humanity as…