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Agde, Council of.

Syn. held 506 at Agde (or Agatha), southern Gaul, ca. 30 mi. SW of Montpellier, Fr., under presidency of Caesarius* of Arles; 71 canons ascribed to it, 47 of which are genuine; matters dealt with include clerical celibacy, discipline, and obligations of the laity (including communing at Christmas, Easter, and Pentecost).


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