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Contradiction. ...Thus, to understand Scripture, we must have a meaning in which all the contrary passages are reconciled. ...We must then seek for a meaning which reconciles all discrepancies. ...If we take the law, the sacrifices, and the kingdom as realities, we cannot reconcile all the passages. They must then necessarily be only types. We cannot even reconcile the passages of the same author, nor of the same book, nor sometimes of the same chapter, which indicates copiously what was the meaning of the author. - Pensées


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Do all these passages indicate what is real? No Read more
Typical.—The key of the cipher. Veri adoratores.— Read more
Contradictions.— ...The eternal law—changed. The Read more
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I see other persons around me of a like nature. I Read more
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Prophecies. Proofs of Divinity.—Is. xli.: "Shew t Read more
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