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Turin, Council of
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The canons of a church council (Councils/Synods) held at Turin (Augusta Taurinorum, in the imperial diocese of Italia Annonaria and province of Liguria) on Sep 22 of an unstated year are preserved in several canon-law collections (Canons [of Councils]). These canons were cited with approval at two later councils of the Gallic Church (Gaul), Riez in the year 439 and Orange in 441 CE (Concilium Regenseand, c. 1 = CCSL 148.64; Concilium Arausicanum, c. 23 = CCSL 148.84). A council of Turin is also mentioned in four letters of Pope Zosimus (Zosimus…

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Kulikowski, Michael, “Turin, Council of”, in: Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online, General Editor David G. Hunter, Paul J.J. van Geest, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte. Consulted online on 29 November 2023 <>
First published online: 2022

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