from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Socinus, 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), originally Lelio Francesco Maria Sozzini. Their system of Socinianism greatly influenced the development of Unitarian theology.

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  • n. Italian theologian who argued against Trinitarianism (1539-1604)


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