Pseudo-Dionysius the Areopagite

[Revised entry by Kevin Corrigan and L. Michael Harrington on December 31, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Dionysius, or Pseudo-Dionysius, as he has come to be known in the contemporary
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[Revised entry by Kevin Corrigan and L. Michael Harrington on December 31, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Dionysius, or Pseudo-Dionysius, as he has come to be known in the contemporary world, was a Christian Neoplatonist who wrote in the late fifth or early sixth century CE and who transposed in a thoroughly original way the whole of Pagan Neoplatonism from Plotinus to Proclus, but especially that of Proclus and the Platonic Academy in Athens, into a distinctively new Christian context....

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