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In a 9th-century record of the Council of Chalcedon, Photius noted Diadochus'
refutation of the heterodox Mono- physite tenet positing a single, divine nature in
Christ that excluded an integral humanity. Diadochus' advocacy of orthodox ...
Easter, Latin pascha, Greek pascha, principal festival of the Christian Church
Year, celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus Christ on the third day after his
Crucifixion. Its origins go back to the beginnings of Christianity, and it is probably
The founding convention also established the universal week of prayer, observed
the first full week of January. In the 1 9th century the Alliance was actively
concerned with the furtherance of Christian liberty and religious toleration.
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