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The Council of Nicaea

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05 July 2024

The First Council of Nicaea was a council of Christian bishops convened in the Bithynian city of Nicaea by the Roman Emperor Constantine i . The Council of Nicaea met from May until the end of July 325.

This ecumenical council was the first of many efforts to attain consensus in the church through an assembly representing all Christendom.

Nicaea is today’s Iznik, 130 kilometers southeast of Istanbul.