Key Facts:

Date October 398
Location Torino/Turin
Summoned by Simplicianus
Purpose To address the division in Gaul
Key Events Production of eight canons detailing the differences between the churches and bishops of Gaul; resignation of Felix of Trier, which ended the Felician Schism; resolution of the following differences: Proculus of Marseilles and his suffragens, bishops of Arles and Vienne over primacy, Martinians of Tours and bishop Bricius

Surviving Documents:

Canons (C. Munier, Concilia Galliae a.314-a.506 (Turnhout: Brepols, 1963), pp. 54-58.)


Ellies du Pin, Lewis. A New History of Ecclesiastical Writers. London: The Unicorn, 1693.

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

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Last updated: 4-10-2012

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