Sentence Examples


  • This rationalizing method of interpretation is known as Euhemerism.
  • The Government, however, judged otherwise; and after the first part of his book, On Religion within the Limits of Reason alone, had appeared in the Berlin Journal, the publication of the remainder, which treats in a more rationalizing style of the peculiarities of Christianity, was forbidden.
  • The emphatic theism of his creed, and the rationalizing mysticism of some Oriental thought, may have sometimes led him astray, and given prominence to the less obvious features of Aristotelianism.
  • He modified the legends, not with a view to rationalizing them, but rather to adjust them to popular beliefs.
  • It is under the banner of this protest against rationalizing idealism that Schopenhauer advances.
 

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