>DeWeese wrote: "The answer to this depends upon what you mean by
>"perceive." No one--not even God--can perceive non-existent entities,
>if perceive entails any
>causal relation between entity and perceiver."
>A quibble, my friend.
>Every time I dream I perceive non-existent entities! I'm sure God can go
>way beyond my feeble capabilities in this area!
Is your dream experience a perception? If so, does your dream experience
entail a causal relation between the dreamed-thing and you, the dreamer? I
don't think you are perceiving anything at all in the relevant sense in a