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"Ecumenical creeds" is an [[umbrella term]] used in the [[Western Church|western church]] to refer to the [[Nicene Creed]], [[Apostles' Creed]] and [[Athanasian Creed]]. These creeds are accepted by almost all mainstream [[denominations]] in the [[Western Church|western church]], including the [[Roman Catholic Church]], [[Anglicanism|Anglican churches]] and [[Lutheranism|Lutheran churches]].
 
The ecumenical creeds are also known as the [[universal creeds]].
 
The [[Eastern Orthodox Church]] accepts the [[Nicene Creed]], but does not use the [[Apostles' Creed]] or the [[Athanasian Creed]].
==External links==
* [http://www.bookofconcord.org/creeds.html The ecumenical creeds in the Book of Concord (the Lutheran confessions of faith)]
 
 
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