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  • SYNOD OF ELVIRA, an ecclesiastical synod held in Spain, the date of which cannot be determined with exactness.
  • The place of meeting, Elvira, was not far from the modern Granada, if not, as Dale thinks, actually identical with it.
  • Pp. 131 sqq.); Dale, The Synod of Elvira (London, 1882); and Hennecke, in HerzogHauck, Realencyklopeidie (3rd ed.), s.v.
  • "Elvira," especially bibliography.
  • From the synod at Elvira in the 4th century this process began, and it was continued in the West-Gothic Church legislation, in the Lateran councils (especially the fourth in 1215), and in the council of Trent (1563).

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