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Arnobius the Younger
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(died after 455), a monk who probably fled from the Vandals invading Africa, lived in Rome after c. 432; he was an opponent of Augustine's doctrine of grace (Augustine). He has been little studied. Two manuscripts are attributed to him: Commentarii in Psalmos (possibly written in Africa before 428), which uses typological interpretation to relate the text, especially messianic prophecies, to NT events, and Conflictus Arnobii et Serapionis, an anti-Monophysite disputation written between 449 and 451 (Monophysites). Other works attributed to Arnobius include Liber…

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Pollmann, Karla, “Arnobius the Younger”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 18 February 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_SIM_01099>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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