First Cooncil o Constantinople

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First Cooncil o Constantinople
Date 381
Acceptit bi
Previous cooncil
First Cooncil o Nicaea
Next cooncil
Cooncil o Ephesus
Convoked bi Emperor Theodosius I
Preses Timothy o Alexandria, Meletius o Antioch, Gregory Nazianzus, an Nectarius o Constantinople
Attendance 150 (no representation o Wastren Kirk)
Topics Arianism, Apollinarism, Sabellianism, Holy Spirit, successor tae Meletius
Documents an statements
Nicene Creed o 381, seiven canons (three disputit)
Chronological leet o ecumenical cooncils

The First Cooncil o Constantinople (Auncient Greek: Κωνσταντινούπολις Konstantinoúpolis) wis a cooncil o Christian bishops convened in Constantinople in AD 381 bi the Roman Emperor Theodosius I.[1][2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Socrates Scholasticus, Church History, book 5, chapters 8 & 11, puts the council in the same year as the revolt of Magnus Maximus and death of Gratian.
  2. Heather, P. J.; Matthews, John (1991). Goths in the Fourth Century. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press. p. 136. ISBN 0-85323-426-4.