Author:Dionysius the Areopagite
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|Acts of the Apostles (17:34), was converted to Christianity by the preaching of during the Areopagus sermon. Due to the pseudepigraphal writings by , he is recognized as a Doctor of the Church by the Armenian Apostolic Church.A judge of the Areopagus who, as related in the|
In the early 6th century, a series of famous writings of a mystical nature, employing Neoplatonic language to elucidate Christian theological and mystical ideas, was ascribed to the Areopagite. They have long been recognized as pseudepigrapha, and their author is now called "".