Council of Ephesus
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Council of Ephesus



(431) repudiated Nestorianism, proclaimed the Virgin Mary as the Theotokos ("Birth-giver to God", "God-bearer", "Mother of God"), repudiated Pelagianism, and reaffirmed the Nicene Creed.
This and all the following councils in this list are not recognized by the Assyrian Church of the East.


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Council_of_Ephesus




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