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For if holiness has not its sources in history , the supreme expression of religious
thought and conduct has come to us in a historical form , and any intellectual
neglect of that form is an error which cannot long be harboured with impunity .
in Biblical literature is additionally severe , as three - fourths of his readers
instinctively compare his version , not with the original , but with an English
classic which has unrivalled associations of literary rhythm and of religious
... from the OT are printed throughout in italics , although it is rather difficult in
many cases to ascertain whether the use of OT language is due to direct
reminiscence , to indirect allusion , or merely to the current religious vocabulary
of the age .
In matters of religious tradition it is the peculiarity of much that passes for
historical , that the spiritual meaning to be found in it is its most important feature .
Where something is maintained as an historical fact , it is more often than not a
In P , the priestly document of the Hexateuch , we obtain not ( some would prefer
to say “ not only " ) a record of primitive history , but , to some degree , the hopes
and religious emotions of an author who wrote in the later monarchy or under the
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Can the whole be less than the sum of its parts? Both the virtues and the defects of James Moffatt's translation of the Bible are well-known: It is clear, forceful, and fluid. But it is also rather ... Leer comentario completo