Third Council Of Constantinople


The Third of took place in 680-681 a.d. Egypt was under control and the had been estranged since the of Chalcedon in 451 a.d., and hence was not represented at this council.

Emperor IV tried to put an end to the controversy, which started under Heraclius. Some 174 fathers attended and signed the final statement of the council. In the of this council, Dioscorus of Alexandria and Severus of Antioch were considered among the heretics.