See Launoy (Opera, tom. v. pars ii. epist. vii. 7, p. 456 - 474), Natalis Alexander (Hist. Nov. Testamenti, secul. viii. dissert. i. p. 92 - 98), Pagi, (Critica, tom. iii. p. 215, 216), and Giannone (Istoria Civile Napoli, tom. i. p. 317 - 320), a disciple of the Gallican school. In the field of controversy I always pity the moderate party, who stand on the open middle ground exposed to the fire of both sides.