Nicene Creed

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Definition of Nicene Creed

: a Christian creed expanded from a creed issued by the first Nicene Council, beginning "I believe in one God," and used in liturgical worship

First Known Use of Nicene Creed

circa 1569, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Nicene Creed was circa 1569

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“Nicene Creed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Nicene%20Creed. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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