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quartodeciman

(ˌkwɔːtəʊˈdɛsɪmən)
n
(Christian Churches, other) Early Church one of a group of early Christians who observed Easter on the day of the Jewish Passover regardless of whether or not it was Sunday
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But, Paul refutes Quartodecimanism. The story continues without mention of the Paschal question, making the prescript immaterial to the rest of the text.
Quartodecimanism was not an issue in the church in north Africa.