Key Facts:

Date 24 May 418
Location Thela
Number of Participants around 30
Chaired by Donatianus of Theleft
Purpose most likely to discuss the Pelagian issue, in order to prepare for the upcoming Council of Carthage (418)
Key Events The surviving acts only relate that the council read a circular letter from Pope Siricius concerning the decisions made at the Council of Rome (386)

Surviving Documents:

Letter and Canons (C. Munier, Concilia Africae a.345-a.425 (Turnhout: Brepols, 1974), pp. 58-63.)


Munier, Ch., “Thela,” in The Encyclopedia of the Early Church (New York: Oxford University Press, 1992)

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Last updated: 4-11-2012

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