Terminology - Glossary Q

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QUADRAGESIMA – Latin for the time of the 40-day Lenten Fast.


QUINISEXT COUNCIL – The Quinisext Ecumenical Council was held in 692 and is regarded as supplementing the Fifth Ecumenical Council of 553 and the Sixth Ecumenical Council of 681. This council is often referred to as the Council in Trullo. The work of the council was mainly legislative, ratifying 102 canons and decisions of the… Read More