Christianity in Syria
Christians in Syria make up about 10% of the population. The country's largest Christian denomination is the Greek Orthodox Church of Antioch (known as the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and A...
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Greek Orthodox Church of Antioch
The Greek Orthodox Church of Antioch, also known as the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East and the Antiochian Orthodox Church (Greek: Πατριαρχεῖον Ἀντιοχείας, Patriarcheîon An...
Greek Orthodox Church of Antioch - Wikipedia
Peter E. Gillquist
Peter Edward Gillquist (July 13, 1938 – July 1, 2012) was an American archpriest in the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America and retired chairman of the archdiocese's department ...
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Congregation for the Oriental Churches
The Congregation for the Oriental Churches (Latin: Congregatio pro Ecclesiis Orientalibus) is the dicastery of the Roman Curia responsible for contact with the Eastern Catholic Churches for the sa...
Monastery of Saint Moses the Abyssinian
Mar Musa or Deir Mar Musa al-Habashi (Syriac: ܕܝܪܐ ܪܡܪܝ ܡܘܫܐ ܟܘܫܝܐ deiro d-mor mūše kūšoyo; Arabic: دير مار موسى الحبشي‎ / ALA-LC: dayr mār Mūsá al-Ḥabashī, literally "the monastery of ...
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Cathedral of Our Lady of Tortosa
Cathedral of Our Lady of Tortosa (Arabic: كاتدرائية طرطوس‎) was a 12th-century crusader-era cathedral in the city of Tartus, Syria. It has been described by historians as "the best-preserved...
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Eli Smith
Eli Smith (1801–1857) was an American Protestant Missionary and scholar, born at Northford, Conn. He graduated from Yale in 1821 and from Andover Theological Seminary in 1826. He worked in Malta unt...
Mar Sarkis
Several monasteries in Syria, Lebanon and Turkey are dedicated to Mar Sarkis and Bakhos (Saints Sergius and Bacchus, Arabic: مار سركيس و باخوس). These include:
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Mar Assia al-Hakim Church
Mar Assia al-Hakim Church (Arabic: كنيسة مار آسيا الحكيم‎) is a Syriac Catholic Church in Al-Jdayde quarter of Aleppo, Syria. The church belongs to the Archeparchy of Aleppo of the Syrian Ca...
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William Jowett
William Jowett (1787 – 20 February 1855) was a missionary and author, in 1813 becoming the first Anglican clergyman to volunteer for the overseas service of the Church Missionary Society. A leader of ...
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List of popes
This chronological list of popes corresponds to that given in the Annuario Pontificio under the heading "I Sommi Pontefici Romani" (The Supreme Pontiffs of Rome), excluding those that are explicitly i...
List of popes - Wikipedia
Valiyapally
Valliypally(Malayalamവലിയ പള്ളി from വലിയ meaning Large and പള്ളി meaning church) is a designation given to a prominent church in a region by the Patriarch or Catholicos. Valiyapally's will have to ob...
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Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia, New Zealand, and All Oceania
The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of Australia, New Zealand and the Philippines is an archdiocese of the Greek Orthodox Church of Antioch, with headquarters in Sydney, Australia. Its curr...
School of Edessa
The School of Edessa (Syriac: ܐܣܟܘܠܐ ܕܐܘܪܗܝ), often mistaken to be one and the same as the School of Nisibis, was a theological school of great importance to the Syriac-speaking Assyrian world. I...
Orthodox Christianity in Syria
The Eastern Orthodox tradition is represented in Syria by two distinct albeit historically and culturally related Byzantine communities: the Greek Orthodox Church of Antioch, the largest and oldest Ch...
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Melkite Greek Catholic Church
The Melkite Greek Catholic Church (Arabic: كنيسة الروم الملكيين الكاثوليك‎, Kanīsat ar-Rūm al-Malakiyyīn al-Kāṯūlīk) is an Eastern Catholic Church in full communion with the Holy See as part...
Melkite Greek Catholic Church - Wikipedia
National Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Latakia
The National Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Latakia is a church in Latakia, Syria. It is a member of the Synod of Syria and Lebanon, and with a capacity of around 400, it is one of the biggest chu...
National Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Latakia - Wikipedia
Ma'loula
Ma'loula, Maaloula, or Ma'lula (Aramaic: ܡܥܠܘܠܐ‎, Maʿlūlā; Arabic: معلولا‎ Maʿlūlā) is a town in the Rif Dimashq Governorate in Syria. The town is located 56 km to the northeast o...
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