Fathers of the First Six Ecumenical Councils

Saturday, July 26, 2014

In the Ninth Article of the Nicea-Constantinople Symbol of Faith proclaimed by the holy Fathers of the First and Second Ecumenical Councils, we confess our faith in the One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church. By virtue of the catholic nature of the Church, an Ecumenical Council is the Church's supreme authority, and possesses the competence to resolve major questions of church life. An Ecumenical Council is comprised of archpastors and pastors of the Church, and representatives of all the local Churches, from every land of the oikumene (i.e. from all the whole inhabited world). Read more...