Christianity in Iraq
The Christians of Iraq are considered to be one of the oldest continuous Christian communities of the Armenian world. The vast majority are Western Armenian-speaking ethnic Armenian; however, there is...
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Bahnam Zaya Bulos
Bahnam Zaya Bulos (Arabic: بهنام زيا بولص; born 1944) was Minister of Transport in the cabinet appointed by the Interim Iraq Governing Council in September 2003. A member of Iraq's Assyrian Christian...
Chaldean Christians
Chaldean Christians /kælˈdiːən/ (ܟܠܕܝ̈ܐ), or Chaldo-Assyrians, (not to be confused with the ancient Chaldeans) are ethnically Assyrian adherents of the Chaldean Catholic Church, originally called Th...
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2008 attacks on Christians in Mosul
2008 attacks on Christians in Mosul was a series of attacks which targeted the Christians in Mosul, Iraq. The Christians of Mosul who were already targeted during the Iraq War left the city en masse h...
Sarkis Aghajan Mamendo
Sarkis Aghajan Mamendo (Syriac: ܣܪܟܝܣ ܐܓܓܢ ܡܡܢܕܘ), (born 1962) is an Iraqi Assyrian politician who was appointed Minister for Finance and Economy in the cabinet of Iraqi Kurdistan on 7 May 2006.He...
Evangelical Church in Iraq
In 1850 Presbyterians and Congregationalists opened mission in Mosul. The Arabian mission of the Reformed Church in America started in 1889 in Basra, during the 1920s the Evangelical and Reformed Chur...
The Last Assyrians
The Last Assyrians (French: Les Derniers Assyriens) is a French documentary film by Robert Alaux.
This film begins in the Chaldo-Assyrian community of Sarcelles, France (Paris metropolitan ar...
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Mar Behnam Monastery
Monastery of the Martyrs Saint Behnam and his Sister Sarah (Syriac: ܕܝܪܐ ܪܡܪܝ ܒܗܢܡ ܘܡܪܬ ܣܪܐ, Arabic: دير مار بهنام‎, Mar Behnam Monastery), is a Syriac Catholic monastery in northern Ira...
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History of Eastern Christianity
Christianity has been, historically a Middle Eastern religion with its origin in Hebrew tribal Judaism. Eastern Christianity refers collectively to the Christian traditions and churches which develope...
Syriac Christianity
Syriac Christianity (Syriac: ܡܫܝܚܝܘܬܐ ܣܘܪܝܝܬܐ / mšiḥāiūṯā suryāiṯā) encompasses the multiple Churches of Eastern Christianity whose services tend to feature liturgical use of ancient Syriac, a dia...
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Al-Aqiser
Al-Aqiser (Arabic,الأقيصر) is an archeological site in Ain Tamr near Karbala in Iraq with what has been described as the Oldest eastern Christian Church. Until recently it was used by Assyrians of th...
George Garmo
Mar George Garmo (or Georges Garmou) (1921–1999) was the Archbishop of the Chaldean Catholic Archeparchy of Mosul (Mausiliensis Chaldaeorum) in Iraq from September 14, 1980 until his death on Septemb...
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Chaldean Catholic Church
The Chaldean Catholic Church (Classical Syriac: ܥܕܬܐ ܟܠܕܝܬܐ ܩܬܘܠܝܩܝܬܐ, ʿītha kaldetha qāthuliqetha), is an Eastern Syriac particular church of the Catholic Church, under the Holy See of the Cathol...
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The Hallowing of Theodore of Mopsuestia
The Hallowing Of Theodore of Mopsuestia is one of three Eucharistic liturgies used by the Assyrian Church of the East. It is an Antiochene Rite attributed to Theodore of Mopsuestia.
Ignatius Ya`qub III
Mor Ignatius Jacob (Yaʿqub) III (October 12, 1912 – June 26, 1980) was the 121st Syriac Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch and head of the Syriac Orthodox Church. He was skilled in and knowledgeable in Sy...
2004 Iraq churches attacks
On August 1, 2004, a series of car bomb attacks took place during the Sunday evening Mass in churches of two Iraqi cities, Baghdad and Mosul. The six attacks killed at least 12 people and wounded at l...
Mar Sargis Yosip
Mar Sargis Yousip, is the Assyrian Church of the East's Bishop of Baghdad, Iraq. Born in 1950 in Baghdad, he was consecrated a bishop at the age of 17 by Mar Yosip Khnanisho on 2 March 1967 at the Mar...