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  Encyclopedia: Ecumenical council
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Council of Trent, (1545–1563, discontinuously); response to the challenges of Calvinism and Lutheranism; imposition of uniformity in liturgy in the Roman Rite (the "Tridentine Mass").
The Council of Trent (Italian: Trento) was an ecumenical council of the Catholic Church held in discontinuous sessions between 1545 and 1563 in response to the Protestant Reformation.
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 Council of Ephesus -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
According to the Council, Nestorianism overemphasized the human nature of (A teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in Nazareth; his life and sermons form the basis for Christianity (circa 4 BC - AD 29)) Jesus at the expense of the divine.
The Council denounced Patriarch (Syrian who was a Christian bishop and Patriarch of Constantinople in the early fifth century; one of the major heresies concerning the doctrine of Christ was named after him (died in 451)) Nestorius' teaching as erroneous.
The Council also declared the text of the ((Christianity) a formal creed summarizing Christian beliefs; first adopted in 325 and later expanded) Nicene Creed decreed at the First and Second Ecumenical Councils to be complete and forbade any additional change (addition or deletion) to it.
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Constantinople, Third Council of, Roman Catholic And Orthodox Churches: Councils And Treaties
Constantinople, Third Council of, 680, regarded by Roman Catholic and Orthodox Eastern churches as the sixth ecumenical council.
The Orthodox Church accepts as an ecumenical part of the Third Council of Constantinople the Council of 692, summoned by Justinian II, son and successor of Constantine.
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 Learn more about Council of Ephesus in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
According to the Council, Nestorianism overemphasized the human nature of Jesus Christ at the expense of the divine.
The Council decreed that Lord Jesus Christ, the Son of God (Logos), is complete God and complete man, with a rational soul and body.
The Virgin Mary is "Theotokos" because she gave birth not to man but to God who became man. The union of the two natures of Christ took place in such a fashion that one did not disturb the other.
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 ORB: The Online Reference Book for Medieval Studies
In 431 CE, the Emperor Theodosius summoned a third Ecumenical Council, held at Ephesus, in an attempt to settle the Nestorian controversy.
At the Council of Ephesus, St. Cyril of Alexandria took the chair and began the proceedings before the arrival of the Syrian bishops or indeed of the papal legates.
Flavian, the deposed Patriarch of Constantinople, sent an appeal by the hand of Hilary the deacon, papal legate at the council and the utterer of the 'one word of manly Latin' to be heard among the supple suffrages of the servile orientals.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Council of Ephesus
It seems that Chalcedon, twenty years later, set the precedent that the papal legates should always be technically presidents at an ecumenical council, and this was henceforth looked upon as a matter of course, and Greek historians assumed that it must have been the case at Nicaea.
One might have presumed that Pope Celestine, in approving of the council, intended that Nestorius should have a full trial, and in fact this was declared in his letter which was still on the way.
But in spite of all the exertions of the Antiochan party, the representatives of the envoys whom the council was eventually allowed to send, with the legate Philip, to the Court, persuaded the emperor to accept the great council as the true one.
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 April 16: Pelagius and the "three chapters" controversy
At last, in 553, the Fifth Ecumenical Council (the second of Constantinople) condemned the Three Chapters.
The Council was held under Eutychius, Archbishop of Constantinople, Vigilius, Pope of Rome and the Emperor Justinian.
Note: this Pelagius is not the same Pelagius for whom the so-called "Pelagianism heresy" was named and which was condemned at the third Ecumenical Council, held in Epheses in 431).
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 Constantinople, Third Council Of
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680, regarded by Roman Catholic and Orthodox Eastern churches as the sixth ecumenical council.
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