Sunday, May 28, 2017

Sunday of the Holy Fathers of the First Ecumenical Synod Resource Page

On this day, the seventh Sunday of Pascha, we celebrate the First Ecumenical Synod, of the three hundred and eighteen God-bearing Fathers, which took place in Nicaea.


O ye light-bearing stars of the spiritual firmament,
Enlighten my mind with your rays.

Verses Against Arius

Calling the Son a stranger to the Father’s essence,
Arius proved to be a stranger to God’s glory.

Synaxarion for the Sunday of the Holy Fathers

Commemoration of the Holy Fathers of the First Ecumenical Synod in 325

Sunday of the Fathers of the First Ecumenical Synod (S.V. Bulgakov)

Gospel Commentary for the Seventh Sunday of Pascha (St. Theophylact of Ochrid)

Saint Agatharchos, Bishop of Lefkada, and the Holy Five God-bearing Fathers

First Ecumenical Synod

Icons of the Nicene Creed

Myths of the First Ecumenical Synod (Council of Nicaea - 325 AD)

The Poisonous Songs of Arius

Concerning the Date of Pascha and the First Ecumenical Council

How a Simple Priest Saved “Consubstantiality”

The Vision of Saint Peter of Alexandria

Saint Constantine the Great Resource Page

Holy Fathers of the First Ecumenical Synod

Saint Athanasius the Great Resource Page

Saint Metrophanes, First Archbishop of Constantinople

Synaxarion of our Holy Father Eustathios, Archbishop of Antioch

Saint Spyridon Resource Page

Saint Alexander, Bishop of Methymni

Holy Hieromartyr Hypatios the Wonderworker and Bishop of Gangra

Synaxarion of Saint Paul, Archbishop of Neocaesarea

Saint Achillios of Larissa, the Ecumenical Father

Was Saint Nicholas at the First Ecumenical Synod?

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