Clermont, Council of

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  • Clermont, Council of — (1095) Assembly for church reform called by Pope Urban II. When the Byzantine emperor Alexius I Comnenus requested aid against the Muslim Turks, the council became the occasion for launching the First Crusade. Urban thus launched a movement that… …   Universalium

  • Clermont, Council of —  Клермонтский собор …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • council — /kown seuhl/, n. 1. an assembly of persons summoned or convened for consultation, deliberation, or advice. 2. a body of persons specially designated or selected to act in an advisory, administrative, or legislative capacity: the governor s… …   Universalium

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  • Council of Clermont — For the earlier Council of Clermont, see Council of Clermont (535). Pope Urban II at the Council of Clermont, given a late Gothic setting in this illumination from the Livre des Passages d Outre mer, of c 1490 (Bibliothèque National) The Council… …   Wikipedia

  • Council of Clermont (535) — For the later Council of Clermont, in 1095, see Council of Clermont. At the Council of Clermont in 535, fifteen prelates of the kingdom of Austrasia assisted, under the presidency of Honoratus, Bishop of Bourges, at a synod in the city now called …   Wikipedia

  • Clermont, Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Quebec — Not to be confused with the city of Clermont in Charlevoix Est. Clermont   Township municipality   …   Wikipedia

  • Clermont, Kentucky — Clermont is a USGS designated populated place (one of 32) in Bullitt County, Kentucky, United States, south of Louisville. Contents 1 History 2 Geography …   Wikipedia

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