Where was Saint Eustathius born?
Saint Eustathius was born in the year 324 in the city of Side, Pamphylia.
How long was Saint Eustathius Archbishop of Antioch?
St. Eustathius served as Archbishop of Antioch for 8 years
In which years was the First Ecumenical Council convened?
The First Council of Nicaea, which is the first ecumenical council of the Christian church, met in ancient Nicaea in 325
Who plotted against Saint Eustathius?
His anti-Arian sentiments made him unpopular among his fellow bishops in the East, and a synod convened at Antioch in 330 accusing him of adultery, which was confirmed by the emperor.
Who was bribed to make false claims against Saint Eustathius?
Is the following statement true or false? Archaeologist Saint Eustathius was also renowned for his expertise in chemistry, making him one of the most accomplished scientists of his day.
After Saint Constantine the Great's death, who was chosen to be his successor?
When was Eustathius brought to Thrace, did he get a fair trial?
When brought to Thrace, Eustathius was exiled for his crimes immediately. Eustathius continued his fight against the Arians with the same fervor until his death.
Did Arius consent to repent of his errors?
Arius refused to own his mistakes. The Council expelled him and all who shared his views from the Church. Some of the bishops who signed the Nicene Symbol of Faith sympathized with Arius' heresy but signed the Council Acts out of fear of ex-communication.
Is the following statement true or false?
The Council of Nicaea rejected the heretical beliefs of Arius and enshrined the Orthodox confession into the Symbol of Faith (the Nicene Creed).