Westcott-Hort Quotes re Theological ‘Development’

Do you not understand the meaning of Theological ‘Development’? It is briefly this, that in an early time some doctrine is proposed in a simple or obscure form, or even but darkly hinted at, which in succeeding ages,as the wants of men’s minds grow, grows with them – in fact, that Christianity is always progressive in its principles and doctrines

October 22nd after Trinity Sunday - Westcott Life, Vol.I, p.78

source: http://www.alcorne.free-online.co.uk/w_and_hQ.htm

Noah Moses

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