origenist definition

  • noun:
    • A follower of Origen of Alexandria.
    • A follower of Origen of Alexandria; one who held or professed to keep the doctrines held by or related to Origen.
    • a part of a sect pointed out by Epiphanius as supporters of some as yet not known individual known as Origen. He features shameful vices to them, but provides no further information concerning all of them.

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