Trinitarian and Christological Controversies

Trinitarian and - Trinitarian and Christological Controversies Adoptionism Christ is adopted he isn't fully holy until baptize

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Trinitarian and Christological Controversies Adoptionism : Christ is adopted . he isn’t fully holy until baptize Modalism /Sabellianism : Christ is in 3 mode –sabellius / Patripassionism : can God suffer like the human Dates for all the major councils: council of nicea – 325 god is fully divine ( nicea vs arius ) council of constantiople : 381 god is fully human ( constantiople vs apollinarius) council of Ephesus : 431 christ is one in two nature ( Ephesus vs Nestorius ) council of chalcedon ; 451 christ is 2 diferent nature without any misture, separation or confusion ) Nicea: vs arius : Arius : must preserve oneness, absolute transcendence of god / called by constantine Father and son are heroousious ( diference essence ) / father is unbegotten and son is begotten –they have no beginning ./ built on absolute static perfection of god ( immutability ) . how can god change in an incarnation ( eucharist) the ultimate issue s salvation ( only being God Jesus could save us ) Nicea : a small town . lead by contantine . Constantine calls council for purpose of unity . arius is condemned / fully divinity of Christ is affirmed./ solution homoousis ( Christ is the same ) / Constantinople: constanople vs apollinarius Call the council in 381 / Apollinarius _ anti arian – Christ is fully divine / Christ had human body and soul but the divine Logos replace human mind . The council condemmed Apollinarius and affirmed Christ is fully human Pneumatomachians: holy spirit is a creature / deny the trinity of the holy spirit. , Ephesus, Ephesus vs netorius 431 Nestorius : reject the term : Theolokos ( mother of God ) , he said it should be Chriolokos ( mother of Christ ) he belive Jesus is two separate nature ( human and divinity ) / Christ is two separate person Ephesus condemned Nestorius : Christ is one person . Chalcedon: chalcendon vs eutichys : Eutyches : there are 2 nature but only one after it / Christ is one divine nature Council : condemned the idea Christ is one divine nature / result Christ is really 2 nature without any mixture, separatation . confusion or change . Homoioousios:
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course REL 1305 taught by Professor Holleyman during the Spring '07 term at Baylor.

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Trinitarian and - Trinitarian and Christological Controversies Adoptionism Christ is adopted he isn't fully holy until baptize

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