noun see adoptionism

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  • Council of Frankfurt — The Council of Frankfurt in 794 was called by Charlemagne. This church council condemned the Adoptionist heresy and revoked decrees regarding the holy icons which were established in 787 at the Second Council of Nicaea. The Council condemned both …   Wikipedia

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