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I think most modern Catholic theologians disagree with the claim that existing is greater than not existing, but what about the definition given by Anselm? Is that accepted? Why or why not?

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    Accepted by whom? Theologians? Bishops? The Pope? The depositum fidei? – Matt Gutting Nov 11 '15 at 21:32
  • @MattGutting By the Catholic Church of course. What is its official position on the definition of God by Anselm? – Red Rackham Nov 24 '15 at 0:59
  • What leads you to believe that there is an official position? – Matt Gutting Nov 24 '15 at 3:02
  • @MattGutting The Catholic Church has official positions on certain things such as contraceptives, if God created ex nihilo and if Jesus is God – Red Rackham Nov 24 '15 at 3:07
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    I'll put an answer up in the next day or two. This discussion is getting too long for comments and I'm too tired anyway :-) – Matt Gutting Nov 24 '15 at 4:27

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