East Syrian Rite - Factbites
 Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: East Syrian Rite


    Note: these results are not from the primary (high quality) database.


Related Topics

In the News (Tue 25 Jun 19)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: East Syrian Rite
After the Council of Ephesus (431), the Church of Seleucia-Ctesiphon, which had hitherto been governed by a catholicos under Antioch, refused to accept the condemnation of Nestorius, cut itself and the Church to the East of it off from the Catholic Church.
In 498 the catholicos assumed the title of "Patriarch of the East", and for many centuries this most successful missionary church continued to spread throughout Persia, Tartary, Mongolia, China, India, developing on lines of its own, very little influenced by the rest of Christendom.
The Chaldean Catholic priests say Mass daily, and where there are many priests there will be many Masses in the same Church in one day, whch is contrary to the Nestorian canons.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/14413a.htm

  
 THE EASTERN CATHOLIC CHURCHES
The liturgy is of the East Syrian or Chaldean rite.
The Assyrian Church of the East was the Church of ancient Mesopotamia, formed by missionaries from Antioch.
The Ethiopian (and Eritrean) Catholic Church follows the ancient Coptic rite of Alexandria and is under the jurisdiction of the Coptic Catholic Patriarch of Alexandria.
www.biblescripture.net /Eastern.html

  
 Turkey Structure of Society - Flags, Maps, Economy, History, Climate, Natural Resources, Current Issues, International Agreements, Population, Social Statistics, Political System
Also, an estimated 2,000 Syrian Catholics, whose ancestors converted from the Syrian Orthodox rite, are scattered in small communities in the southeast.
Syrian Catholics retain the distinct Syrian Orthodox rite but recognize the spiritual authority of the Roman Catholic pope.
Because the patriarch's authority extends to all Orthodox believers outside Greece and the Middle East, he is considered the honorary head of the church for communities of Orthodox Christians living in the United States, Canada, Central and South America, Australia, and New Zealand.
www.photius.com /countries/turkey/society/turkey_society_structure_of_society.html   (1015 words)

  
 Patriarch's Page
On September 14, 1980, Mor Severious was consecrated the Patriarch of Antioch by name Ignatius Zakka I, in a rite officiated by Catholicose of the East, Baselious Paulose II along with the archbishops of the Holy Synod.
The Prince Patriarch of Antioch and all the east
He completed his high school education at St. Thomas Syrian Orthodox School and entered the Mor Aphrem theological school at Mosul in 1946 where he completed his education in 1954.
www.stmaryschurchatlanta.com /Patriarchs_page.htm   (1015 words)

  
 Patriarch of Antioch - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ignace Pierre VIII is the leader of the Syrian Catholic Church, an Eastern Rite church that is part of the Roman Catholic Church and uses the Antiochene liturgy.
Gregorius III Laham, Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, Alexandria, and Jerusalem of the Greek Melkites.
His Holiness Moran Mor Ignatius Zakka I Iwas, Patriarch of Antioch and All the East.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Patriarch_of_Antioch   (1015 words)

  
 Patriarch's Page
On September 14, 1980, Mor Severious was consecrated the Patriarch of Antioch by name Ignatius Zakka I, in a rite officiated by Catholicose of the East, Baselious Paulose II along with the archbishops of the Holy Synod.
The Prince Patriarch of Antioch and all the east
He completed his high school education at St. Thomas Syrian Orthodox School and entered the Mor Aphrem theological school at Mosul in 1946 where he completed his education in 1954.
www.stmarysatlanta.bizland.com /Patriarchs_page.htm   (1015 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: East Syrian Rite
The language of all three forms of the East Syrian Rite is Syriac, a modern form of which is still spoken by the Nestorians and some of the Catholics.
In the Eastern Rite at low Mass the elememts are put on the altar before the incensing.
The Malabar Rite was revised in a Catholic direction by Aleixo de Menezes, Archbishop of Goa, and the revision was authorized by the Synod of Diamper in 1599.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/14413a.htm   (4161 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: East Syrian Rite
The language of all three forms of the East Syrian Rite is Syriac, a modern form of which is still spoken by the Nestorians and some of the Catholics.
Brightman, in his "Liturgies Eastern and Western", includes Chaldean and Malabar Catholics and Nestorians under "Persian Rite", and Bishop Arthur Maclean of Moray and Ross (Anglican) who is the best living authority on the existing Nestorians, calls them "East Syrians", which is perhaps the most satisfactory term.
As in all liturgies this begins with a form of a Sursum corda, but the East Syrian form is more elaborate than any other, especially in the Anaphora of Theodore.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/14413a.htm   (4161 words)

  
 Eastern Rites of the Catholic Church
The Chaldean and Syro-Malabar Rite are local expression of the East Syrian (Assyro-Chaldean) Rite, even though the Chaldeans are centered in Iraq and the Malabars are centered in India, claiming to have been Christianized by St Thomas.
This is being written with a recognition that, in the United States at least, many Latin Rite Catholics forget that the Eastern Catholic Churches are part of the same Catholic Church.
There are seven liturgical rites used by both Orthodox and Eastern Catholic Churches.
jmahoney.com /eastern_rites.htm   (505 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: East Syrian Rite
The language of all three forms of the East Syrian Rite is Syriac, a modern form of which is still spoken by the Nestorians and some of the Catholics.
In the late nineteenth century there was an attempt to form an "Independent Catholic Chaldean Church", on the model of the "Old Catholics".
The Chaldean Catholic priests say Mass daily, and where there are many priests there will be many Masses in the same Church in one day, whch is contrary to the Nestorian canons.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/14413a.htm   (505 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: The Gallican Rite
There are, it is true, alternative anaphoras which are used either ad libitum, as in the Syro-Jacobite Rite, or on certain days, as in Byzantine and East Syrian, but they are complete in themselves and do not contain passages appropriate to the day.
But the Spanish Mozarabic Rite has, like the allied Celtic, enough of an independent history to require separate treatment, so that though it will be necessary to allude to both by way of illustration, this article will be devoted primarily to the rite once used in what is now France.
The name Gallican Rite is given to the rite which prevailed in Gaul from the earliest times of which we have any information until about the middle or end of the eighth century.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/06357a.htm   (505 words)

  
 Eastern Rites of the Catholic Church
The Chaldean and Syro-Malabar Rite are local expression of the East Syrian (Assyro-Chaldean) Rite, even though the Chaldeans are centered in Iraq and the Malabars are centered in India, claiming to have been Christianized by St Thomas.
There are seven liturgical rites used by both Orthodox and Eastern Catholic Churches.
This is being written with a recognition that, in the United States at least, many Latin Rite Catholics forget that the Eastern Catholic Churches are part of the same Catholic Church.
www.jmahoney.com /eastern_rites.htm   (505 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: East Syrian Rite
Brightman, in his "Liturgies Eastern and Western", includes Chaldean and Malabar Catholics and Nestorians under "Persian Rite", and Bishop Arthur Maclean of Moray and Ross (Anglican) who is the best living authority on the existing Nestorians, calls them "East Syrians", which is perhaps the most satisfactory term.
In the Eastern Rite at low Mass the elememts are put on the altar before the incensing.
The Malabar Rite was revised in a Catholic direction by Aleixo de Menezes, Archbishop of Goa, and the revision was authorized by the Synod of Diamper in 1599.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/14413a.htm   (4161 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: East Syrian Rite
The language of all three forms of the East Syrian Rite is Syriac, a modern form of which is still spoken by the Nestorians and some of the Catholics.
In the Eastern Rite at low Mass the elememts are put on the altar before the incensing.
The Malabar Rite was revised in a Catholic direction by Aleixo de Menezes, Archbishop of Goa, and the revision was authorized by the Synod of Diamper in 1599.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/14413a.htm   (4161 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: East Syrian Rite
This rite is used by the Nestorians and also by Eastern Catholic bodies -- in Syria, Mesopotamia, Persia, and Malabar -- who have separated from them.
The other Sacraments in use among the Nestorians are Baptism, with which is always associated an anointing, which as in other eastern rites answers to Confirmation, Holy Order and Matrimony, but not Penance or Unction of the sick.
Also known as the Chaldean, Assyrian, or Persian Rite.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/14413a.htm   (4161 words)

  
 Calendar of the Great Jubilee
- Basilica of St. Mary of the Angels: Divine Liturgy in the East-Syrian Rite (Chaldeans and Syro-Malabar).
- Basilica of St. Mary of the Angels: Divine Liturgy in the Alexandrine-Ethiopian Rite (Feast of Mary, Covenant of Mercy)
- St. Peter's Basilica: Celebration of the Holy Mass in the Ambrosian Rite (a Latin Rite of Milan)
www.ewtn.com /jubilee/calendar/calendar_ritual.htm   (125 words)

  
 The Orthodox Churches in India
The rift caused in the community by the forced removal of Ahatallah from India, is to be understood in the light of the attachment the Indian Christians still cherished for the East-Syrian Church.
The fact that the Thomas Christians always remained very attached to the bishops of their own Rite and merely tolerated the government of the Latin bishops, is clear from the many petitions they sent to many authorities.
In 1909 Mar Ignatius Abdalla Satuff, Jacobite Patriarch of Antioch, visited Kerala and got involved in a conflict with Mar Dionysius VI, the Jacobite metropolitan of India.
members.tripod.com /~berchmans/orthodox.html   (125 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: East Syrian Rite
The language of all three forms of the East Syrian Rite is Syriac, a modern form of which is still spoken by the Nestorians and some of the Catholics.
In 498 the catholicos assumed the title of "Patriarch of the East", and for many centuries this most successful missionary church continued to spread throughout Persia, Tartary, Mongolia, China, India, developing on lines of its own, very little influenced by the rest of Christendom.
In recent times they have been called, chiefly by the Anglicans, the "Assyrian Church", a name which can be defended on archaeological grounds.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/14413a.htm   (4161 words)

  
 Religious - Christian - Middle East Areas Adjacent to the Balkan Peninsula and the Caucasus Region
The Syrian Antiochian Orthodox Church and the Assyrian Orthodox Church and the Syriac Orthodox Church - Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East
The Chaldean Church (Kaldaya in Malayalam) of The Assyrian Church of the East (Formerly Nestorian).
The Catholic Apostolic Church of Antioch- Malabar Rite.
learning.lib.vt.edu /slav/relig_chr_mideast.html   (4572 words)

  
 Australian Christian Channel - Catholic Archbishop abducted in Iraq
The Syrian Catholic church belongs to the Eastern rite of Catholicism.
It is one of a number of semi-autonomous Catholic churches in the Middle East, which pledge allegiance to the Pope in Rome but enjoy a degree of independence in their religious rites.
Archbishop Casmoussa, who was appointed leader of the city's Syrian Catholic community six years ago, was seized by gunmen at about 1700 local time (1400 GMT) as he was about to enter his car, a local priest told the AFP (Agence-France Presse) news agency.
www.acctv.com.au /articledetail.asp?id=3346   (561 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: East Syrian Rite
The language of all three forms of the East Syrian Rite is Syriac, a modern form of which is still spoken by the Nestorians and some of the Catholics.
In the Eastern Rite at low Mass the elememts are put on the altar before the incensing.
The Malabar Rite was revised in a Catholic direction by Aleixo de Menezes, Archbishop of Goa, and the revision was authorized by the Synod of Diamper in 1599.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/14413a.htm   (4161 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: East Syrian Rite
The language of all three forms of the East Syrian Rite is Syriac, a modern form of which is still spoken by the Nestorians and some of the Catholics.
Brightman, in his "Liturgies Eastern and Western", includes Chaldean and Malabar Catholics and Nestorians under "Persian Rite", and Bishop Arthur Maclean of Moray and Ross (Anglican) who is the best living authority on the existing Nestorians, calls them "East Syrians", which is perhaps the most satisfactory term.
In 498 the catholicos assumed the title of "Patriarch of the East", and for many centuries this most successful missionary church continued to spread throughout Persia, Tartary, Mongolia, China, India, developing on lines of its own, very little influenced by the rest of Christendom.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/14413a.htm   (4161 words)

  
 Perichoresis v 4, n 1, December 2002
Two of the patriarchs, Mar Dinha IV of the Assyrian Church of the East, the Orthodox counterpart to the Chaldean Catholic Church, and Chaldean Catholic Patriarch Mar Raphael Bidawid I, both imposed hands a read prayers of the ordination rite — an ecumenical celebration that would have been unthinkable just a few years ago.
At 72, the Ukrainian-American bishop promotes the Ukrainian Youth for Christ movement and is a founding member of the Kievan Church Study Group where Eastern Catholic and Orthodox theologians study Christian ecumenism.
During the Dec. 7 celebration of his 25 years at the helm of the Stamford Ukrainian Diocese, he was praised for his work not only within his diocese, but also for supporting Ukrainian Catholics in the United States and in their home country.
nyssa.cecs.uofs.edu /jce/perichoresis/perichoresis2002dec.html   (4161 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Syro-Malabar Catholic Church
This article or section should be merged with Malankara catholic church The Syro-Malankara Catholic Church is an Indian branch of the Eastern Rite Syrian Catholic Church in communion with the Holy See,which on February 10, 2005 erected its primatial see of Trivandrum into a Major Archeparchy,elevating the...
The term Eastern Rites may refer to the liturgical rites used by many ancient Christian Churches of Eastern Europe and the Middle East that, while being part of the Roman Catholic Church, are distinct from the Latin Rite or Western Church.
Knanaya Christians In the year 345 A.D., one Knai Thomman, a rich international merchant, and 72 families from Cana (Middle East), belonging to East Syrian Church (Chaldean), immigrated to Malabar (presently Kerala) and established their colony.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Syro_Malabar-Catholic-Church   (4161 words)

  
 The Syro-Malabar Church
When the East-Syrian Church began to exercise control over the Indian Christians, the Malabar Church became Syrian in rite with Syriac as the ecclesiastical language.
With the rise of Goa as the chief seat of Portuguese political and ecclesiastical power in the East, they converted the Malabar Church, which had become Syrian, into a branch of the Latin Church and under Padroado, the colonial power of the Portuguese.
Thomas the Apostle evangelized Malabar (presently known as Kerala), the south-west cost of India.
members.tripod.com /~berchmans/malabar.html   (1013 words)

  
 EASTERN CHRISTIANITY ON THE EVE OF ISLAM
From this date on, one can accurately designate the East Syrian Church as "Nestorian." However, the term "Nestorian" was applied to it only at a later date (19th Century), by Roman Catholics, to convey the stigma of differences in contradistinction to those who joined the Catholic Church as Uniats and received the name Chaldeans.
As mentioned earlier there was first the East Syrian Church or the Church of the East which was later called Nestorian.
Besides the Jacobite Church of Syria, the Armenian Church and the Coptic-Ethiopic Church are independent descendants of the Monophysite rite.
www.ewtn.com /library/chistory/eveislam.htm   (1013 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Patriarch
This is a list of the Maronite Patriarchs of Antioch, who have lead the Maronite Catholic Church, one of the Eastern-rite churches united with the Roman Catholic Church.
The Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem is one of the Roman Catholic patriarchs of the east.
The Patriarch of the East Indies in the Roman Catholic hierarchy is a title of the the Archbishop of Goa and Daman in India; another title of the archbishop is the Primate of the East.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Patriarch   (2666 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Greek Church
For instance, if we mean to designate the rite, the term Greek Church is inaccurate, since there is really no Greek Rite properly so called, but only the Byzantine Rite.
All the superior clergy are Greek, and, in accordance with a rule made in the early part of the eighteenth century, the clergy of Syrian birth and Arabic speech are eligible for the lower clerical positions only, although the whole membership of this Church is Syrian.
To sum up, then, we find that, as early as the sixth century, of the Greek patriarchates in the East, one (Alexandria) had lost nearly all its subjects, another (Antioch) retained but one-half, while the third (Jerusalem) was too inconsiderable ever to dispute the primacy with Constantinople.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/06752a.htm   (2666 words)

  
 Chaldeans
Casmoussa is a member of the Syrian Catholic church, an ancient rite present mostly in the Middle East.
Archbishop Casmoussa, who was appointed leader of the city's Syrian Catholic community six years ago, was seized by gunmen at about 1700 local time (1400 GMT) as he was about to enter his car, a local priest told the AFP (Agence-France Presse) news agency.
No ransom was paid to win the release of Archbishop Basile Georges Casmoussa, 66, of the Syrian Catholic Church, a branch of the Roman Catholic Church, the church said.
www.exorthodoxforchrist.com /chaldeans.htm   (2666 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Greek Church
The expression Eastern Churches is therefore the most comprehensive in use; it includes all believers who follow any of the six Eastern rites now in use: the Byzantine, Armenian, Syrian, Chaldean, Maronite, and Coptic.
Uniat Church, or Uniats, has a much wider signification than United Greek Church or United Greeks, and embraces all the Eastern Churches in communion with Rome, but following another than the Latin rite, whether it be Byzantine, Armenian, Syrian, Chaldean, Maronite, or Coptic.
In the East, when a Church is spoken of, four things must be kept distinct: the race to which the adherents of the Church belong; the speech used in their everyday life, and in their public devotions; the ecclesiastical rite used in their liturgy, and their actual belief, Catholic or non-Catholic.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/06752a.htm   (2666 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.