Alypius

Alypius

or

Alypios

(both: əlĭp`ēəs), fl. c.360, Greek author of Introduction to Music, chief source of modern knowledge of Greek musical notation.
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Aristoteles, Euclides, Nicomachus, Bacchius, Gaudentius, Alypius et melodiarum veterum quidquid exstat.
As he and Alypius delightfully greet a mutual friend, Augustine, again, speaks about his homeland of Africa ".
In Confessions 6, Augustine diagnoses this condition in his friend Alypius, who "falls" tragically because he cannot give up gazing on the spectacle of violence at gladiator shows.
Augustine to Alypius (Letter 10, AD 422-28), reprinted in 81 THE FATHERS OF THE CHURCH 74, 78 (Thomas P.
After halting, Augustine "hurried back to the place where Alypius was sitting.
He holds out against these divine phrases and he goes to report the passage read as a piece of news to his friend Alypius.
Alypius spent fifty-three years standing upon his pillar.
A good Christian, Alypius wanted nothing to do with the violent spectacles and refused to attend.
He grew up in Grangetown where his father Alypius ran a printing works.
188 is from both Augustine and Alypius, supporter of Augustine and bishop of Thagaste, emphasizing the institutional grounding of Augustine's rhetoric: this is an epistle of ecclesiastical import, not merely a letter of ascetic counsel.
Nazianzen's Oration 8 depicts her as following her mother's example and leading her unbelieving husband Alypius to Christian faith.
shows the role of reading in Augustine's own conversion and in the conversions of others he reports, such as those of Alypius, Victorinus, and Ponticianus, and the role of reading during his retreat at Cassiciacum in his prayerful recitation of the Psalms, as well as the transcendence of all spoken and written words in the vision of the life to come shared with Monica at Ostia.