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Antiochene School

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Definition: Antiochene School
(also Antiochene theology) Modern designation for the school of thought associated with the city of Antioch in Syria, as contrasted with the Alexandrian School. Antiochene theology was influenced by Aristotelian philosophy, emphasized the humanity of Christ, and interpreted scripture in light of its historical context. Its most famous teachers are Diodore of Tarsus, John Chrysostom, Theodore of Mopsuestia, Nestorius, and Theodoret of Cyrrhus.
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Title Antiochene School
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Last UpdatedJanuary 28, 2021
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MLA Citation “Antiochene School.” ReligionFacts.com. 28 Jan. 2021. Web. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021. <religionfacts.com/antiochene-school>