Christianity in Turkey
Christianity has a long history in Anatolia-Asia Minor and Armenian Highland (now part of Turkey), which is the birthplace of numerous Christian Apostles and Saints, such as Paul of Tarsus, Timothy, N...
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Roman Catholicism in Turkey
The Roman Catholic Church in Turkey is part of the worldwide Roman Catholic Church, under the spiritual leadership of the Pope and the canonical leadership of the curia in Rome. There are around 35,00...
Protestantism in Turkey
Protestants and also Anglicans comprise far less than one tenth of one percent of the population of Turkey. The constitution of Turkey recognizes freedom of religion for individuals, although they te...
Autocephalous Turkish Orthodox Patriarchate
The Autocephalous Turkish Orthodox Patriarchate (Turkish: Bağımsız Türk Ortodoks Patrikhanesi), also referred to as the Turkish Orthodox Church (Turkish: Türk Ortodoks Kilisesi), is an unrecog...
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Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople
The Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople (Greek: Οἰκουμενικὸν Πατριαρχεῖον Κωνσταντινουπόλεως, Oikoumenikòn Patriarcheîon Konstantinoupóleos, [ikumenikˈon patriarˈxion konstantinuˈpoleos]; Tu...
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Patriarchs of Constantinople

On May 11, 330 the town of Constantinople was consecrated by the Roman emperor Constantine I on the site of an already-existing city, Byzantium, thus becoming the capital of the East Roman Empire...
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Syriac Orthodox Church
The Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch (Classical Syriac: ܥܕܬܐ ܣܘܪܝܝܬܐ ܬܪܝܨܬ ܫܘܒܚܐ), also known as the Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch is an autocephalous Oriental Orthodox church based in the E...
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Tur Abdin
Tur Abdin (Syriac: ܛܘܼܪ ܥܒ݂ܕܝܼܢ) is a hilly region of south east Turkey incorporating the eastern half of Mardin Province, and Şırnak Province west of the Tigris, on the border with Syria. The nam...
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Tunch Ilkin
Tunch Ilkin (born Tunç Ali İlkin, September 23, 1957 in Istanbul) is a Turkish American sports broadcaster and a former American football player. He currently serves as a television and radio analyst...
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Karekin II Kazanjian of Constantinople
Archbishop Karekin II Kazanjian, (in Armenian Գարեգին Բ Գազանճյան) (May 18, 1927, Istanbul (Turkey) - March 10, 1998 İstanbul) was the 83rd Armenian Patriarch of Constantinople under the authority of ...
St. Mary Church, Diyarbakır
St. Mary Church (Syriac: ܐ ܕܝܠܕܬ ܐܠܗܐ `Idto d-Yoldat Aloho, Turkish: Meryemana kilisesi), is a Syriac Orthodox church in Diyarbakir.When Diyarbakir was known by its Syriac name Amid, it was th...
Euphrates
The Euphrates (/juːˈfreɪtiːz/; Arabic: الفرات‎: al-Furāt, Syriac: ̇ܦܪܬ: Pǝrāt, Armenian: Եփրատ: Yeprat, Hebrew: פרת‎: Prat, Turkish: Fırat, Kurdish: Firat) is the longe...
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Shenork I Kaloustian of Constantinople
Archbishop Shenork I Kaloustian (in Armenian Շնորհք Գալուստյան) (27 September 1913 - 7 March 1990) was the 82nd Armenian Patriarch of Constantinople under the authority of the Catholicos of Armenia an...
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Urkesh
Urkesh or Urkish (modern Tell Mozan; Arabic: تل موزان‎) is a tell, or settlement mound, located in the foothills of the Taurus Mountains in Al-Hasakah Governorate, northeastern Syria. It was...
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Kadavil Paulose Mar Athanasius
First Metropolitan of Angamaly diocese ordained for the diocese of Kottayam after its formation in 1876 as per the decision of the historic Mulanthuruthy Synod. From 1891 onwards he assumed the additi...
Porphyrus of Antioch
Porphyrus of Antioch was a Patriarch of Antioch. He succeeded Flavian I in 404 and died in 412 to be replaced by Alexander.In the aftermath of John Chrysostom's deposal by the Synod of the Oak and a s...
Patriarch Macedonius II of Constantinople
Macedonius II (died c. 517), patriarch of Constantinople (495–511). For an account of his election see Patriarch Euphemius of Constantinople
Within a year or two (the date is uncertain) he assembl...
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Malankara Archdiocese of the Syrian Orthodox Church in North America
The Malankara Archdiocese of the Syrian Orthodox Church in North America is a non-profit religious organization in the United States, incorporated in the state of New York. It is considered part of th...