It is evident that we have in this law a definite prediction that can be tested by experiment.
This prediction is verified by the result of analysis.
Whenever any of these laws, or indeed any prediction from the theory, can be tested it has so far proved to be in harmony with experiment.
Vortr.) that the specific prediction concerning Zedekiah (xii.
The prediction in question was doubtless added by Ezekiel after the event; the code belongs precisely in his time, and the constitution was natural for a priest; Noah, Daniel and Job are old legendary Hebrew figures; and it is not probable that the prophet's " Paras " is our " Persia."