The concept of the openness of God has recently gained a foothold among some evangelical thinkers. Others who have sought to refute this view have done so by emphasizing God's transcendent qualities. This article examines the criticism of classical theism by advocates of open theism and seeks to demonstrate that they portray classical theism inaccurately and that they have accepted a false understanding of God.
Smith, C. Fred, "Does Classical Theism Deny God's Immanence?" (2003). Faculty Publications and Presentations. 147.