Key Facts:

Date 430
Location Rome
Summoned by Celestine
Purpose To examine tracts by Nestorius and Cyril each condemning the other (Cyril’s documentation had been translated into Latin; Nestorius’ had not.)
Key Events Condemnation of Nestorius; Letters issued to the following: John of Antiohc, Juvenal of Jerusalem, Rufus of Thessalonica, Flavian of Philippi and the church in Constantinople


Dionisi, U. “Rome,” in The Encyclopedia of the Early Church (New York: Oxford University Press, 1992)

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