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Single Idea 13465

[catalogued under 28. God / A. Divine Nature / 2. Divine Nature]

Full Idea

Cantor said that only God is absolutely infinite.

Gist of Idea

Only God is absolutely infinite


report of George Cantor (works [1880]) by William D. Hart - The Evolution of Logic 1

Book Reference

Hart,W.D.: 'The Evolution of Logic' [CUP 2010], p.29

A Reaction

We are used to the austere 'God of the philosophers', but this gives us an even more austere 'God of the mathematicians'.