Arciszewski, Elias a Polish theologian, father of the celebrated governor of Brazil, lived in the 16th century in the city of Schmiegel, where, he was pastor. He wrote and published the preface of a celebrated treatise of Sozzini, entitled -De Jesu Christo Servatore. Ruar and Sozzini spoke with high praise of the knowledge of Arciszewski. See Hoefer, Nouv. Biog. Generale, s.v.