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major strategic headquarters of NATO located in the United States; is under the authority of the North Atlantic Council ACLANT , Allied Command Atlantic
member of a municipal legislative body (as a city council) alderman
Italian pope from 1534 to 1549 who excommunicated Henry VIII of England in 1538 and initiated the Council of Trent in 1545; was active in the Counter Reformation and promoted the Society of Jesus for this purpose (1468-1549) Alessandro Farnese , Paul III
Italian pope from 1958 to 1963 who convoked the Second Vatican Council (1881-1963) Angelo Guiseppe Roncalli , John XXIII
member of the council of the Areopagus Areopagite
hill to the west of the Athenian acropolis where met the highest governmental council of ancient Athens and later a judicial court Areopagus
Italian theologian who censured the worldly possessions of monks and the temporal power of bishops and was condemned for dogmatic errors by the Second Lateran Council (early 12th century) Arnold of Brescia
former Palestinian terrorist organization (now merged with Fatah Revolutionary Council) that assassinated the Prime Minister of Jordan and during the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich killed 11 Israeli athletes Black September Movement
corporation that operates through a national council that charters local councils all over the United States; the purpose is character building and citizenship training Boy Scouts of America
fourth ecumenical council in 451 which defined the two natures (human and divine) of Christ Chalcedon , Council of Chalcedon
former town on the Bosporus (now part of Istanbul); site of the Council of Chalcedon Chalcedon , Kadikoy
commission of the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations that is concerned with human rights Commission on Human Rights
commission of the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations that is concerned with drug traffic Commission on Narcotic Drugs
commission of the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations that is concerned with the status of women in different societies Commission on the Status of Women
council, concerning a conciliar
council in 1414-1418 that succeeded in ending the Great Schism in the Roman Catholic Church Constance , Council of Constance
second ecumenical council in 381 which added wording about the Holy Spirit to the Nicene Creed Constantinople , First Council of Constantinople
council in 869 that condemned Photius who had become the patriarch of Constantinople without approval from the Vatican, thereby precipitating the schism between the eastern and western churches Constantinople , Fourth Council of Constantinople
fifth ecumenical council in 553 which held Origen's writings to be heretic Constantinople , Second Council of Constantinople
sixth ecumenical council in 680-681 which condemned Monothelitism by defining two wills in Christ, divine and human Constantinople , Third Council of Constantinople
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