The Christian apologist indeed may himself seek, following John Fiske, to philosophize evolution as a restatement of natural theology - " one God, one law, one element and one far-off divine event " - and as at least pointing towards personal immortality.
He allows them to reason, to advise, to suggest; and he even makes them philosophize on the follies and the indiscretions of their superiors " (compare Med.
"He learned to spell and to philosophize at the same time" (Graetz).
philosophize philosophizing, down to some nitty gritty.
Anglicanism prefers to philosophize institutions (R.