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  • It circulated among various heretical circles; amongst the Encratites (Clem.
  • 3) was common to Marcion and Apelles, while the injunction of fasting $ is attributed to the Encratites (Iren.
  • Of the nine fundamental laws of that Priscillian, whose widespread heresy evoked from the synod of Saragossa (418) the canon, " No one shall fast on Sunday, nor may any one absent himself from church during Lent and hold a festival of his own," appears, on the question of fasting, not to have differed from the Encratites and various other sects of Manichean tendency (c. 406).
  • 61) about the doctrines of these heretics, it is evident that they were connected with the Encratites and the Tatianians.

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