Clavius


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Clavius

(klay -vee-ŭs) See table at craters.
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Clavius successfully quells a bloody revolt led by Barabbas (he certainly didn't waste much time after his pardoning!).
As Clavius starts to interrogate witnesses, exhume recent corpses and track down disciples, the notion of a higher truth draws closer -- and in fact that's how most great detective stories work, the nuts and bolts of investigation slowly parting to reveal something new and unimagined (think of Chinatown , or an existential thriller/drama like L'Avventura ).
RISEN (12A) PONTIUS Pilate (Peter Firth) dispatches tribune Clavius (Joseph Fiennes) and new aide Lucius (Tom Felton) to oversee the crucifixion of Yeshua the Nazarene (Cliff Curtis).
Rumours circulate that Yeshua has risen from the dead to lead his people and Pilate orders Clavius to locate the body and prove Yeshua did perish on the cross.
Joseph Fiennes plays Clavius, a Roman Tribune stationed in Judea.
Mindful that Emperor Tiberius will soon visit the region, Pilate orders Clavius to locate the body and prove Yeshua did perish on the cross.
Christopher Clavius, a German astronomer, advised Pope Gregory that the Julian calendar was off by 3 days every 400 years.
As seen through the eyes of an unbelieving Roman tribune, the movie tells the story of Clavius and his search for Yeshua of Nazareth following the weeks of his crucifixion and reported rising from the dead.
33), there is a clumsily shot and edited action sequence in which Clavius (Joseph Fiennes), a high-ranking tribune in the Roman military, slaughters a hostile Jewish fighter named Barabbas.
Among their missions was a strong emphasis on education; and thanks to the efforts of Christopher Clavius, their mathematical teachings were firmly established on the principles of Euclidian geometry.
Aristotelian natural philosophy, Bellarmine, Clavius, Copernicanism, Galileo Commission, Roman College