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  • NEOPYTHAGOREANISM, a Graeco-Alexandrian school of philosophy, which became prominent in the ist century A.D.
  • Neopythagoreanism was the first product of an age in which abstract philosophy had begun to pall.
  • Neopythagoreanism was an attempt to introduce a religious element into pagan philosophy in place of what had come to be regarded as an arid formalism.
  • Thus Neopythagoreanism is a link in the chain between the old and the new in pagan philosophy.
  • Lastly Neopythagoreanism furnished Neoplatonism with the weapons with which pagan philosophy made its last stand against Christianity.