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Eunomius of Cyzicus
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Eunomius of Cyzicus (c. 325–396/397 CE) was a non-Nicene bishop and theologian active in the last four and a half decades of the 4th century CE. Because of his pronounced theological opinions, posterity has treated him more as a symbol of a particular theological position than as an actual human being. This is regrettable, as he is one of the few opponents of Nicaea whom it is still possible to discuss in those terms. His tr…

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Vaggione, OHC, Richard Paul, “Eunomius of Cyzicus”, in: Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online, General Editor David G. Hunter, Paul J.J. van Geest, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte. Consulted online on 23 September 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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