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Was Nestorius a Nestorian?

In classes earlier on in my life I was taught that Nestorius was a false teacher since he taught what some have called the "two board" theory. In this theory, There's two Jesuses (what's the ...
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How is it that Nestorius is venerated in the Syro-Malabar Catholic Church?

In a sense, related to What is the controversy that is leading the Syro-Malabar Catholics into schism? See Wikipedia: Nestorius and observe the churches that venerate Nestorius. How is it that ...
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When a Council Deprives an Archbishop of "Sacerdotal Communion"?

On pg. 13 of the c. 1930 booklet, "Ephesus and Its Great Council," by T. A. Johnston, is found the following (excerpt from a quote by the said Ecumenical Council on the condemnation of ...
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Was Nestorius Ever Excommunicated by the Catholic Church?

From what I gather, Nestorius rejected Mary as the Theotokos (which means "God-bearer") and proposed instead that she merely be called, the Christotokos; or rather, "Christ-bearer" ...
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How are the 12 Anathemas of St. Cyril against Nestorius supposed to be read?

I'd never seen this before today when I was trying to answer a question on the natures of God, but St. Cyril's 12 Anathemas against Nestorius is pretty interesting, and as a piece of literature, I ...
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