Origin of Socinian
Examples from the Web for socinian
The total number of Remonstrant and Socinian congregations is between thirty and forty.Christian Sects in the Nineteenth Century|Caroline Frances Cornwallis
The Author of ye Booke has sent about a soft vindication of himselfe, that he is unwilling to be accounted a Socinian, &c.
I am much disposed to consider Orpheus as having been a strict Socinian.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 9 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
If it be right to go to a Socinian Chapel, strike, &c.—It did so.Punch - Volume 25 (Jul-Dec 1853)|Various
The Socinian conception of Scripture corresponds to their idea of faith.A History of the Reformation (Vol. 2 of 2)|Thomas M. Lindsay
1640s (n.); 1690s (adj.), in reference to followers or doctrines of Faustus Socinus, Latinized name of Fausto Sozzini (1539-1604), Italian anti-trinitarian theologian who held Christ to be human, if divinely endowed, and the Holy Spirit to be divine energy, not a person. He broke with the Church and organized the Polish Brethren.