Chalcedonian
adjective Date: 1758 of or relating to Chalcedon or the ecumenical council held there in A.D. 451 declaring Monophysitism hereticalChalcedonian noun

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  • Chalcedonian — refers to churches and theologians which accept the definition given at the Council of Chalcedon (451 AD) of how the divine and human relate in the person of Jesus Christ. While most modern Christian churches are Chalcedonian, in the 5th 8th… …   Wikipedia

  • Chalcedonian — noun One who accepts the definition given at the (451 AD) of how the divine and human relate in the person of Jesus Christ …   Wiktionary

  • Chalcedonian — [ˌkalsɪ dəʊnɪən] adjective relating to the ecumenical council of the Christian Church, held at Chalcedon in ancient Bithynia in 451, which affirmed the dual but united nature of Christ as god and man …   English new terms dictionary

  • chalcedonian — chal·ce·do·ni·an …   English syllables

  • chalcedonian — I. |kalsə|dōnēən, nyən adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Chalcedon, ancient city (now Kadiköy) in Asia Minor opposite Byzantium (from Latin, from Greek Chalkēdōn) + English ian …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Chalcedonian Definition — The Confession of Chalcedon (also Definition or Creed of Chalcedon), also known as the Doctrine of the Hypostatic Union[citation needed] or the Two Nature Doctrine, was adopted at the Council of Chalcedon in 451 in Asia Minor. That Council of… …   Wikipedia

  • Chalcedonian Creed — The Confession of Chalcedon (also Definition or Creed of Chalcedon), also known as the Doctrine of the Hypostatic Union or the 2 Nature Doctrine , was adopted at the Council of Chalcedon in 451 in Asia Minor. That Council of Chalcedon is one of… …   Wikipedia

  • Chalcedonian Christology —  Халкидонская христология …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • Chalcedonian Definition —  Халкидонское определение …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

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