Nestorius


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Nestorius

died ?451 ad, Syrian churchman; patriarch of Constantinople (428--431); deposed for heresy by the Council of Ephesus
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Nestorius, the archbishop of Constantinople, refused to use the term "Mother of God" when referring to the Virgin Mary In 431, St.
"It was led by Bishop Nestorius in Samaheej, but Monk Tobias contested his teachings and decided to move to Dair, which is just two kilometres away," he said.
The Last Judgment icons, apart from individual Turks in the mouth of a dragon and in the river of fire, included leaders of the great Christian heresies (Arius and Nestorius), the biblical and historical opponents and persecutors of Christianity living in the first ages (Herod the Great, Caiaphas, Julian the Apostate, Trajan Decius) as well as the prophet Muhammad--the leader of nations with the symbol of crescent.
The third confession in these later manuscripts recounts the anathemas against the heretics Arius, Macedonius, and Nestorius. Gregory's earlier confession proceeds in a different direction, as he continued the refutation of heresies by rejecting the peace concluded at the Council of Lyons in 1274 and asserted that the Holy Spirit proceeds from the Father alone.
It seems that Nerses agreed to speak about the Chyrilian formula against Nestorius and about "two natures" against Eutyches.
In addition to that, also with many bishops and teachers who decided unitedly against Nestorius, the bishop of Constantinople, that God's Word suffered in the flesh and was crucified in the flesh.
Although this doctrine was attacked as heresy in the fourth century, it was recovered in the fifth, especially by Cyril of Alexandria, who uses it in his victory over Nestorius. It then plays a key role in the Formula of Reunion in 433, and thus finds its way into the symbol of 451.
One of Theodore's students, Nestorius, was named as bishop of the imperial city, Constantinople.
"Azazel" was a masterpiece rich with deep and well-drawn characters such as Hypatia and Nestorius. The way Ziedan described Hypatia, the way she looked and talked, made it hard to resist falling in love with her.
On his return, he escorted the newly elected bishop of Constantinople, Nestorius, from Syria to the capital.