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date: 18 May 2024

Union of the Churches, 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium
Author(s):
Aristeides PapadakisAristeides Papadakis

term describing the effort to reunify the churches of Rome and Byz. following the breach of the 9th to early 13th C. Although theological, disciplinary, and liturgical polarization between Rome and Constantinople led to temporary schisms during the first millennium of Christian history, only gradually did this opposition, along with cultural and political differences, result in a permanent breach. The so-called ... ...

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