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Definition of Nicene

Nicene
Nicene Ni"cene, a. [L. Nicaenus, fr. Nicaea Nice, Gr. ?.] Of or pertaining to Nice, a town of Asia Minor, or to the ecumenial council held there A. D. 325. Nicene Creed, a summary of Christian faith, composed and adopted by the Council of Nice, against Arianism, A. D. 325, altered and confirmed by the Council of Constantinople, A. D. 381, and by subsequent councils.

Meaning of Nicene from wikipedia

- The Nicene Creed (/ˈnaɪsiːn/; Koinē Gr****: Σύμβολον τῆς Νικαίας, romanized: Sýmvolon tis Nikéas) also called the Creed of Constantinople is the defining...
- Nicene Christianity, Mainstream Christianity or Traditional Christianity includes those Christian denominations that adhere to the teaching of the Nicene...
- to this article: Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers: Series I Wikisource has original text related to this article: Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers: Series...
- relationship to God the Father, the construction of the first part of the Nicene Creed, mandating uniform observance of the date of Easter, and promulgation...
- denominations of Christianity, the writings of the Ante-Nicene Fathers, Nicene Fathers and Post-Nicene Fathers are included in Sacred Tradition. As such, in...
- of the Nicene Creed. The first group mainly opposed the Nicene terminology and preferred the term homoiousios (alike in substance) to the Nicene homoousios...
- or "essence") is a Christian theological term, most notably used in the Nicene Creed for describing Jesus (God the Son) as "same in being" or "same in...
- The Ante-Nicene Fathers, subtitled "The Writings of the Fathers Down to A.D. 325" and abbreviated as ANF, is a collection of books in 10 volumes (one volume...
- The Empire of Nicaea (Gr****: Βασιλεία Ῥωμαίων) or the Nicene Empire was the largest of the three Byzantine Gr**** rump states founded by the aristocracy...
- Christianity in the ante-Nicene period was the time in Christian history up to the First Council of Nicaea. This article covers the period following the...