Giordano Bruno

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Noun1.Giordano Bruno - Italian philosopher who used Copernican principles to develop a pantheistic monistic philosophy; condemned for heresy by the Inquisition and burned at the stake (1548-1600)
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Or was the body really in the soul, as Giordano Bruno thought?
The victims of the Inquisition were thinkers and scientists - Galileo Galilei, Giordano Bruno, Jan Hus, Nicolaus Copernicus and others.
Many Christian writers, including Augustine and Giordano Bruno, considered Hermes Trismegistus a wise pagan prophet who foresaw the coming of Christianity.
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The lives and monuments of individuals are frequently highlighted as emblematic of the cityscape; so, in chapter 5, readers move from the 1899 inauguration in the Campo de' Fiori of a statue of the rationalizing Dominican priest Giordano Bruno (burned by the Inquisition in 1600) to an examination of the struggles between the Church and anticlerical forces across the centuries.
The opening episode told the story of Giordano Bruno, an Italian scholar and mystic who, a generation before Galileo, experienced a mystical vision of an infinite universe of planets full of life not unlike that of contemporary science, which he was eager to share with his 16th-century contemporaries.