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“The Second Creed of Sirmium - 357 (The Blasphemy)”
This creed was something of a triumph for Arianism - stating that the Father is greater than the Son and that terms like "substance" and "ousia" should not be used because they are unscriptural. The texts as found in Athanasius, De Synodis, Socrates, Historia Ecclesiastica and Hilary, De Synodis are all given along with an English translation.
Click here to read at earlychurchtexts.com in the original Greek and Latin (with dictionary lookup links). The English translation below is from the NPNF series.
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Liuwe H. Westra
A copy of the Blasphemia
composed at Sirmium by Osius and Potamius.
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Second Creed of Sirmium
2nd Creed of Sirimum
Arius and Arianism
Valens of Mursa
Ursacius of Singidunum (Belgrade)
Not of the same substance
Father Greater than the Son
Athanasius De Synodis,
Socrates Historia Ecclesiastica
Hilary De Synodis
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