Biography of Elipando de Toledo (717-800)

Archbishop of Toledo that fought against Charlemagne to defend the independence of the franca Hispanic Church, to which the French Emperor sought to assimilate it. Vehement character, in a polemic with Beatus of Liébana became maintain that Christ was only adopted son of God, thesis was condemned repeatedly (792, Council of Regensburg; 794, Council of Frankfurt and in the 799 in Rome). We keep your pen several controversial character letters addressed to Charlemagne, Migecio, to the Frankish bishops and Félix de Urgel, as well as a symbol of the faith he/she professed and a book against Alcuin.

See Adopcionismo.