Nestorian Church

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a Christian Church in the Middle East that followed Nestorianism

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While exact numbers are difficult to ascertain, it is likely that there are more members of the Syriac Orthodox in Syria than there are members of the Assyrian Church of the East.
Just days ago I spoke with His Holiness Mar Dinka IV, the Patriarch of the Catholic Assyrian Church of the East, who told me that the priests in Iraq can no longer wear their clerical robes in public.
13) For a helpful introduction into the complicated christological discussions with the Assyrian Church of the East see D.
The scholarship is to enable an interchange of students between the Oriental Orthodox churches, the Assyrian Church of the East and the Anglican Church of Canada.
krd) -- On the sideline of the consecration ceremony of His Holiness Patriarch Gawergis Sliwa, the new Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East, Kurdistan Region Prime Minister, Nechirvan Barzani responded to questions from journalists pertaining to the current situation.
Shahristani visited the Kurdistan region on behalf of the Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in the inauguration ceremony of Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East in the world and transferring the patriarch's chair from America to Erbil ".
We thank Their Eminences and Excellencies the representatives of the Syrian Catholic Church, Chaldean Church and Assyrian Church of the East along with the General Secretary of the Middle East Council of Churches and the Ambassador of Iraq in Lebanon for accepting our invitation and for their presence here to consult with us and to work together for the common interest of our suffering people in Mosul.
The majority is Greek Orthodox, followed by Catholics, the Assyrian Church of the East, and various kinds of Protestants.
Islam has ordered its followers to respect other divine religions, Hashemi Rafsanjani said in a Tuesday meeting with the visiting Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East Mar Khanania Dinkha IV.
Mary's Holy Apostolic Catholic Assyrian Church of the East in Tarzana was caused by an undetermined electrical problem, and not arson, fire officials said Tuesday.
The complex origins and developments of the Ancient Oriental Orthodox churches and the Assyrian Church of the East are perhaps less successfully described (in section 3).
Mashiha Zakha, historian of the Assyrian Church of the East (as the Persian Church came to be called), claims that there were at least 190,000 people killed in that persecution.