Christian Cyclopedia

About the Cyclopedia

Gennadius II

(Georgios Scholarios; ca. 1405–ca. 1472). Byzantine scholar; lay theol.; patriarch Constantinople 1453–ca. 1466. Present at Council of Florence, where he advocated reuniting E and W Chs. After returning E he became leader of the opponents of union. See also Eastern Orthodox Standards of Doctrine, B 1; Florence, Council of, 1; Russia, 2.

MPG, 160, 249–774.

Edited by: Erwin L. Lueker, Luther Poellot, Paul Jackson
©Concordia Publishing House, 2000, All rights Reserved. Reproduced with Permission

Internet Version Produced by
The Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod

Original Editions ©Copyright 1954, 1975, 2000
Concordia Publishing House
All rights reserved.

Content Reproduced with Permission

Stay Connected! Join the LCMS Network:

Contact Us Online
(Staff Switchboard)
(Church Info Center)
1333 S Kirkwood Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63122-7226 | Directions


Featured Publication

The Lutheran Witness

LCMS Communications

Interpreting the contemporary world from a Lutheran Christian perspective.
Visit TLW Online