Key Facts:

Date 314/19
Location Neocaesarea (Pontus)
Number of Participants 20
Key Events marriage to priests forbidden; Catechumenate was regulated; clarified that the baptism of a pregnant woman does not convey grace to the fetus
Primary Source Attestation V. Benesevic, Joannis Scholastici Synagoga L titulorum, Munich 1937A. Strewe. Die Canonessammlung des Dionysius Exiguus, Berlin 1931


A. Di Berardino, “Neocaesarea, Council of” in Encyclopedia of Ancient Christianity (Downer’s Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2014)

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Last updated: 3-11-2019

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