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318 bishops present

council of nicaea (325)

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bishop of cordova

hosius

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hosius assisted as legate of pope sylvester

council of nicaea (325)

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emperor constantine was present

council of nicaea (325)

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we owe the creed of nicaea, defining arius the true divinity of the son of god and fixing of the date for keeping easter worldwide council

council of nicaea (325)

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council of the christian bishops

first council of constantinople

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convened in 381 AD

first council of constantinople

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first council of constantinople emperor

theodosius I 346-395

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declared christianity as the state religion of the roman empire

first council of constantinople

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eliminated paganism

first council of constantinople

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attended by 150 bishops

under pope damasus; first council of constantinople

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directed againstthe followers of macedonius

first council of constantinople

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major issue of first council of constantinople

the divinity of the holy spirit, the third personif the trinity, had not had clarified it became a topic of debate

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the macedonians denied the divinity of the hs

pneumatochianism

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lasted 2 months and 12 days

council of nicaea (325)