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Alexandrian School

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Definition: Alexandrian School
School of thought associated with Alexandria, Egypt. It was influenced by Platonic philosophy and tended to emphasize the divinity of Christ over his humanity and interpret scripture allegorically. Compare with the Antiochene School. Notable Alexandrians include Clement and Origen.
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Title Alexandrian School
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Last UpdatedJanuary 28, 2021
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MLA Citation “Alexandrian School.” ReligionFacts.com. 28 Jan. 2021. Web. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021. <religionfacts.com/alexandrian-school>