|Location||Aquilea (northern Italy)|
|Chaired by||Valerian of Aquilea|
|Number of Participants
||Ambrose of Milan; Eusebius of Bologna; Sabinus of Piacenza|
|Purpose||To confirm the Nicene understanding of the coeternity and cosubstantiality of the Father and the Son; continue to condemn Arians (namely Palladius of Ratiaria, Secundianus of Singidunum and Attalus, the presbyter)|
||Ambrose’s argument with Arian-leaning Palladius of Ratiaria and Secundus of Singidunum; the removal of several anti-Nicene bishops from the episcopate|
|Ancient Descriptions||Parisinus 8907|
G. Cuscito, “Aquilea” in The Encyclopedia of the Early Church, (New York: Oxford University Press, 1992).
R.P.C. Hanson, The Search for the Christian Doctrine of God, (New York: T&T Clark, 1988).
Created by MKM, JCB and PSAM
Last updated: 9-15-2010
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