Arius


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A·ri·us

 (ə-rī′əs, ăr′ē-, âr′-) ad 256?-336.
Greek Christian theologian and founder of Arianism, a doctrine that led to his condemnation as a heretic.

Arius

(ˈɛərɪəs)
n
(Biography) ?250–336 ad, Greek Christian theologian, originator of the doctrine of Arianism

A•ri•us

(əˈraɪ əs, ˈɛər i-)

n.
died A.D. 336, Christian priest at Alexandria: founder of Arianism.
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Noun1.Arius - a Greek who was a Christian theologian active in Alexandria and who was declared a heretic for his doctrines about God (which came to be known as Arianism) (256?-336)Arius - a Greek who was a Christian theologian active in Alexandria and who was declared a heretic for his doctrines about God (which came to be known as Arianism) (256?-336)
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It could not have been Arius himself, who was not in attendance at Nicaea, since he was not a bishop.
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And there were surely those who followed Arius not because they heard and understood and believed his arguments, but because their bishop did so, and they were obedient.
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Ambrose thus applies the command against divorce in Luke 16:18 to signify the inviolable union between the believer and the Church: "Therefore, let not him whom God has drawn to the Son be separated by persecution, nor distracted by extravagance, nor ravaged by philosophy, nor tainted by Manichaeus, nor perverted by Arius, nor infected by Sabellius.
Arius, a tendentious presbyter of Alexandria, proposed that the Son or Word is "of like substance" (homoi-ousios) with the Father, whereas Athanasius, a well-educated and faithful deacon of the same church of Alexandria, insisted rather that the Son is "of the same substance" or "consubstantial" (homo-ousios) with the Father.
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