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Cyril of Alexandria

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Our father among the saints, Archbishop ‘‘‘Cyril '''Cyril of Alexandria’’’ Alexandria''' was the Archbishop of Alexandria at the time Alexandria was at its height in influence and power within the Roman Empire. Cyril wrote extensively and was a leading protagonist in the Christological controversies of the 4th and 5th centuries. He was a central figure in the Council of Ephesus in 431 which led to disposing Nestorius as Archbishop of Constantinople. Cyril is among the patristic fathers and his reputation within the Orthodox Christian world has led to him acquiring the title ‘Seal of all the Fathers.’
== Life ==

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