Sentence Examples


  • Authorship and Date.
  • But it seems improbable that the question of authorship will ever be satisfactorily settled.
  • He infers, from these facts, that there is no sure evidence for the authorship of the fourth and fifth treatises.
  • The Hebrew titles ascribe to him seventy-three psalms; the Septuagint adds some fifteen more; and later opinion, both Jewish p and Christian, claimed for him the authorship of the whole Psalter (so the Talmud, Augustine and others).
  • As regards doctrine, the work is exhaustive; but it is diffuse, obscure, and occasionally selfcontradictory, as might be expected in a work which consists of a number of unconnected paragraphs of various authorship and date.