Fifth Ecumenical Council

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The fifth of the [[Ecumenical Councils|seven Ecumenical Councils]] dealt with the following:
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The '''Fifth Ecumenical Council''' took place in Constantinople in 553 AD, and is also known as the '''Second Council of Constantinople.'''
*Reinterpreting the Chalcedon decrees from an Alexandrian point of view
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*Explaining more constructively the two natures of Christ and how they form a single Person
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The fifth of the seven [[Ecumenical Councils]] dealt with the following:
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*Reinterpreting the Chalcedonian decrees from an Alexandrian point of view
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*Explaining more constructively the two natures of Christ and how they form a single Person
  
 
== Source ==
 
== Source ==
''The Orthodox Church'', Bishop KALLISTOS (Ware) of Diokletia
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*''The Orthodox Church'', Bishop [[Kallistos (Ware) of Diokleia]]
  
 
== External Links ==
 
== External Links ==
http://www.intratext.com/IXT/ENG0835/_INDEX.HTM
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*[http://www.intratext.com/IXT/ENG0835/_INDEX.HTM Canons of the seven ecumenical councils]

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The Fifth Ecumenical Council took place in Constantinople in 553 AD, and is also known as the Second Council of Constantinople.

The fifth of the seven Ecumenical Councils dealt with the following:

  • Reinterpreting the Chalcedonian decrees from an Alexandrian point of view
  • Explaining more constructively the two natures of Christ and how they form a single Person

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