Synods

Some articles on synods, synod:

Anglican Diocese Of St Mark The Evangelist - Synods
... A Synod is the highest decision-making body of the diocese ... A Bishop may assemble a Synod as often as he thinks fit and shall not do so less than once every three years ... Clergy and lay people are summoned to the Synod at least four months before the appointed sitting of Synod ...
Synods Of Westminster - Later Synods
... The 14th-century synods at St Pauls concerned themselves largely with the financial and moral status of the clergy, and made many regulations regarding their dress and behaviour (132 ... In 1852 there was held the first of a series of synods of the newly organized Roman Catholic archdiocese of Westminster ... For the Pan-Anglican Synods see Lambeth Conferences ...
History Of Eastern Christianity - Ecumenical Councils - Eastern Orthodoxy
... See also sobor, Councils of Carthage, Synods of Antioch, and Councils of Arabia The heresy of Arius was rejected in the community of Christians in the regions of the Pentarchy ... culmination and also a continuation of previous church synods ... doctrinal issues addressed in pre-legalization of Christianity councils or synods (see Synods of Antioch between 264-269AD) ...
Plenary Council - Provincial Councils
... Plenary councils, in the sense of national synods, are included under the term particular councils as opposed to universal councils ... ecclesiastical provinces are represented in national or plenary synods ... But synods, approaching nearer to the modern signification of a plenary council, are to be recognized in the synodical assemblies of bishops under primatial, exarchal, or ...
Synods Of Augsburg
... during periods of revival of religious and ecclesiastical life, synods were frequently convened by the bishops of Germany, and sometimes by those of ... was, on the other, the superior protector of the Roman Church, these synods came to have no little importance in the general ecclesiastical and ... Two general imperial synods were held in Augsburg ...