The pilgrimages of Christianity presuppose the existence of those of paganism; origin.
We find that all our ideas of limits, sorrows and weaknesses presuppose an infinite, perfect and ever-blessed something beyond them and including them, - that all our ideas, in all their series, converge to one central idea, in which they find their explanation.
Here it is enough to observe that the highly advanced doctrines of the distinctive character of Yahweh, as ascribed to the 8th century B.C., presuppose a foundation and development.
Methods which presuppose the literal unity of the book; II.
Of the Septuagint which presuppose a Hebrew original self-evidently superior in the passages concerned to the existing Massoretic text."