[ne-stawr-ee-uh s, -stohr-]
- died a.d. 451?, Syrian ecclesiastic: patriarch of Constantinople 428–431.
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To settle this quarrel Nestorius demands a council and obtains it.
Acacius, bishop of Melitene, endeavoured to convert Nestorius.The Lives of the Saints, Volume 1 (of 16)
He also was indefatigable in persecuting Nestorius, an alleged heretic.Curiosities of Christian History
The opinions of Nestorius, and the council which condemned them, were the same in effect.Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3)
He had been a monk of the Christian sect called Nestorians from Nestorius their leader.Notes On The Apocalypse
- died ?451 ad, Syrian churchman; patriarch of Constantinople (428–431); deposed for heresy by the Council of Ephesus