Vigilius

Vigilius

[vi-jil-ee-uhs]
noun
died a.d. 555, pope 537–555.
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vigilius

pope from 537 to 555, known for his major role in what later was called the "Three Chapters Controversy," a complex theological dispute between the Eastern and Western churches

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