Omnipotence is the state of being "all-powerful," a term that is usually applied to God.
Problems with Omnipotence
The concept of omnipotence is philosophically troublesome and potentially self-contradictory. These problems are explored in the omnipotence paradox.
Fundamentalist Christians believe in the infallibility of the Bible, yet there are arguable contradictions to the issue of God's omnipotence.
Mark 6:5 :
- And he could there do no mighty work.
- It was impossible for God to lie.
- And the Lord was with Judah; and he drave out the inhabitants of the mountain; but could not drive out the inhabitants of the valley, because they had chariots of iron.