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Roman Catholic AnswerThe first Ecumenical Council of the Church was the First Council of Nicaea, which, unsurprisingly was held at Nicaea as Councils are named after the town or location where they are held.
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The Council of Nicaea was called at the urging of Constantine in 325 A.D., Constantine suggested the Council of the pope, Sylvester I, and provided for the transportation for all the Bishops to journey to Rome. He also covered their expenses, but the Holy Father would have been the one to decide for a Council and to convene it.

The president can convene the National Security council at any time.

Constantine gave Christianity state patronage and saw the Church as a potential unifying force in the Empire. He knew that the Church could not unify the Empire unless it was, itself, united. He called the Council of Nicaea in order to achieve the changes he needed within the Church. He set out to impose order, create a stable hierarchy under his leadership, and obtain consensus on important issues facing the Church.

The primary responsibility of Tribunes in the Roman Republic was to convene the Plebeian Council. While serving on the Council the Tribunes could enact legislation into law.

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That is the correct spelling of "convene" (to gather, to assemble).

Convene is a verb. It describes an action.

keep a file of agendas for meeting I convene

1) The meeting will convene in twenty minutes, after which, the group will convene in the cafeteria for refreshments. 2) The CEO called a meeting for all top managers to convene in the conference room at four o'clock.

The Senate will convene on January 6th. It is the same for the U.S. House.

The United Nations should convene a peace conference, without the threat of bombing that came from NATO.

After Christ's resurection, there was only one church (keep in mind this is still the Roman Empire), but Christianity was illegal under Roman Law. So they were secret. As Rome weekend around 300AD, the church grew in strength and the persecutions against christians stopped.In 325 AD the Emporer Constantine allowed toleration of Christianity, but there were still quarrels amongst the several groups, such as when was the birth of Jesus, When is Easter?, Are Icons idolatory? what language etc..So Constantine gathered a representivie from each church, such as Greece, Rome, Egypt, Antioch, Judea, and Gaul (France) and ordered them to iron out their differences. This unity is known as the Council of Nicaea, and the final church became known as the HOLY ORTHODOX CATHOLIC CHURCH.Under the rules, Easter was set, as was the birth of Christ, and icons could be allowed, each church could retain local traditions.In 1054AD the Great Schism occurred, The Eastern Churches remained under the Ecumenical Councils and West became Catholic. After the fall of Rome, the Eastern Churches picked up the remains of the Roman Empire, and called themselves New Rome (the Byzantine Empire), as the Catholic churches fought for power, the French, English, Italian States and Spanish States were formed.Today there cannot be another Ecumenical Council (Council of Nicaea was the first) because it requires that an Emperor be present to convene it.

Congress convenes on January 3rd. US Congress is required to convene at least once a year but can have special sessions if required.

First of all, it was Pope Pius IX, not Pius II who convened and then presided over Vatican I or the First Vatican Council. Pius IX, called it for the review of the topics that was being dealt in the Church which was: rationalism, liberalism, materialism, inspiration of Scripture, and papal infallibility.

In the United States of America, Article II, Section 3 of the United States Constitution gives the President of the United States the power to "on extraordinary occasions, convene both Houses or either of them."

In the English language, the word "convene" means to call people together for. Synonyms for this word include "assemble," "summon," "convoke," and "meet."

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The Congress decided to convene a session to revise the Articles of Confederation in the Philidelhlpia State House or now called Independence Hall, Philidelphia, Pennslylvanaia.

yes he can convince them because he is the president

in the US Capitol, in Washington, DC

The Federal Court will be convened when the judge arrives.

The Electoral College does not convene as one body but instead the electors meet in the state capitols of their respective states; most of these meetings of electors will happen in most of the states on December 15.

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