Omnipotence paradox

Omnipotence paradox

The omnipotence paradox is a family of semantic paradoxes which address two general issues and three specific issues: Is an omnipotent entity logically possible? and What do we mean by ‘omnipotence’?; and What do we mean by ‘power’?What do we mean by ‘logic’?, and What is the relation between power and logic?.

The omnipotence paradox states that: If a being can perform any action, then it should be able to create a task which this being is unable to perform; hence, this being cannot perform all actions. Yet, on the other hand, if this being cannot create a task that it is unable to perform, then there exists something it cannot do.

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