Are We a Republic or Democracy?

We have become a common people divided by a common tongue

In the fourth century, the theologian Athanasius convinced Christians in the western Roman Empire to use the Greek word…

The fight played out at the Council of Nicea in AD 325. The largely disinterested western Christians sided with Athansius and St. Nicholas (who you know better as Santa Claus) against the heretic Arius who had argued that Jesus was a separate entity from God and not eternal.