Theodore of Mopsuestia

   Bishop of Mopsuestia (qq.v.) whose theological writings, part of the so-called Three Chapters (q.v.), were condemned in 553 at the Fifth Ecumenical Council at Constantinople (qq.v.). Adherents to Monophysitism (q.v.) considered him to be the spiritual father of Nestorianism (q.v.).

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