Richard Whately

Richard Whately

English rhetorician, logician, economist, and theologian who also served as the Church of Ireland Archbishop of Dublin.
Christianity, contrasted with the Jewish system of emblems, is truth in the sense of reality, as substance is opposed to shadows, and, contrasted with heathen mythology, is truth as opposed to falsehood. /christianity/ Richard Whately quotes

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