Arius (Arius)( Greek poet and orator)
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Arius, Arius, OK. 260-OK. 336 BC, Greek poet and speaker. Born in Libya. In 300 g. - Presbyter in Alexandria, the creator of the Arian heresy, held the view that the Son of God was just perfect creation, but not God. A. and Arianism was rejected at the Council of Nicea in 325 g. From the literary heritage of a. maintain a small work written partly in verse, partly in prose, entitled Feast (Thaleia), probably an imitation product Sotada. Pir, executed by followers of Alexander, in an accessible form expressing his theological views. And was also a great orator, but his speech did not survive.