The 8th and 9th Ecumenical Councils

H/T: On Earth As in Heaven (here) Question: You mention an Eighth and a Ninth Ecumenical Council, but I thought there were only Seven Ecumenical Councils recognised by Orthodox Christians. What’s the story? Answer: It is sometimes stated that Orthodox Christians only recognise seven Ecumenical Councils (Synods). That number arose in Russia under Jesuit influences.Continue reading “The 8th and 9th Ecumenical Councils”