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So·ci·nus(sō-sī′nəs), Faustus Originally Fausto Paolo Sozzini. 1539-1604.
Italian theologian who based his anti-Trinitarian teachings on the doctrine formulated by his uncle Laelius Socinus (1525-1562). Their system of Socinianism greatly influenced the development of Unitarian theology.
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(Biography) Faustus (ˈfɔːstəs), Italian name Fausto Sozzini, 1539–1604, and his uncle, Laelius (ˈliːlɪəs), Italian name Lelio Sozzini, 1525–62, Italian Protestant theologians and reformers
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Faustus (Fausto Sozzini), 1539–1604, and his uncle Laelius (Lelio Sozzini), 1525–62, Italian Protestant theologians and reformers.
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