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Synonyms for archaist

a person who archaizes

an expert or collector of antiquities

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And so, regarding the question raised by Newman on doctrinal development Lonergan rejects both a position he calls anachronistic, which "attributed to scripture and to the Fathers an implicit grasp of what the Scholastics discovered," and a position he calls archaist, which "regarded as a corruption any doctrine that was hot to be found in the plain meaning either of scripture or of scripture and patristic tradition.