Sentence Examples

  • He took for granted that all the so-called supernatural facts relating to the Old and New Testaments were explicable on natural principles.
  • Is it not probable that there will be many things not explicable by us ?
  • The enunciation by Descartes of the conception that the physical universe, whether living or not living, is a mechanism, and that, as such, it is explicable on physical principles.
  • (2) As to the speculation of the errorists, it is replied that it is explicable in the lifetime of Paul, that some of the elements of it may have their source in pre-Christian Jewish theories, and that recourse to the developed gnosticism of the 2nd century is unnecessary.
  • So for Schleiermacher "miracle is neither explicable from nature alone, nor entirely alien to it."

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