The actions of these councils were of strategic significance in stopping the further spread of sect movement in Armenia. The council adopted 24 canons which concerned the church order and the rights and responsibilities of the clergymen. Views Read Edit View history. During the following 30 years, in the struggle against Persia the Armenians asserted their right to be faithful to Christianity, and in , the peace treaty of Nvarsak was signed between Armenia and Persia, in which the Persians acknowledged the right of the Armenian nation to practice Christianity freely.

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