Constantinople, Sixth Ecumenical Council at

   Held in 680-681, the ecumenical council (q.v.) condemned Monotheletism (q.v.), and the related heresy of Monoenergism (qq.v.). The subsequent Council in Trullo (q.v.) completed the work of this council in 691-692.

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