Warning: A non-numeric value encountered in /home/web2cowi/public_html/wp-content/themes/astra/inc/class-astra-dynamic-css.php on line 3458
Arianism - Coptic Wiki

is the doctrine established by Arius. It is important to mention that our primary on the Arian crisis are very poor. Most of our knowledge comes from his opponents, that is, Athanasius of Alexandria and others. The Arians played an important role in Church history until their extinction around 395 a.d.

spread throughout the West and most of the Germanic tribes and who adopted the Christian were Arian. Until the sixth century, many kingdoms in the West were Arian, such as the Goths and the Visigoths. The Arians possessed a church in Constantinople itself. emperors turned a blind eye to their existence because they depended on them as soldiers in the army. Ironically enough, in the East where it started, and mainly in Alexandria, the Arians lost their defenders soon after Arius’ death.