Posts Tagged ‘Nicaea’

Too early to confirm 2025 Nicaea gathering says Vatican Comments 0

Friday, June 6th, 2014

A Vatican spokesman says it is too early to confirm an ecumenical gathering in Nicaea that has reportedly been agreed for 2025. It had been widely reported  that Patriarch Bartholomew I and Pope Francis had agreed on the gathering to mark 1700 years since the First Council of Nicaea. This was what Patriarch Bartholomew told Read more

Return to Nicaea for Christian leaders? Comments 0

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

Mark your calendars: In 2025, Roman Catholics and Eastern Orthodox Christians may return to Nicaea, the spot in modern-day Turkey where Christianity was literally defined. In 325, early followers of Jesus came together to figure out what it means to be a Christian; the goal was to create theological consensus across all of Christendom. This Read more