They discussed the internal conflicts in the communist party of the Soviet Union, between Stalin and Trotsky.
It evidently suffered in the bloody conflicts of Damascus with Israel (1 Kings xv.
The early history consists largely of conflicts between the Burmese and Talaings.
The same phenomena have been witnessed, not only in the conflicts within the Church that marked the 13th to the 16th centuries, but in the different mission fields, and particularly in Madagascar and China.
This explanation, however, is rejected by Loofs; the sermon contains nothing inconsistent with the Acacian position favoured by the court party; on the other hand, there is evidence of conflicts with the clergy, quite apart from any questions of orthodoxy, which may have led to the bishop's deposition.