The primitive condition of all intelligence is that the ego shall posit, affirm or be aware of itself.
375) it was held to be not penal for a clergyman to speak of merit by transfer as a "fiction,"or to express a hope of the ultimate pardon of the wicked, or to affirm that any part of the Old or New Testament, however unconnected with religious faith or moral duty, was not written under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit.
This saying appears to imply a settled life in Canaan, but both affirm the warlike significance of Yahweh and the ark.
At least, it would be hard to name any school of theists which was content to affirm that there " happened " to be a God.'
- we must agree with those historians of religion who affirm that the world has known only a single living monotheism, viz.