Greek Catholic

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a member of the Greek Orthodox Church

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They deposed the Greek Catholic bishops, imprisoned many of the leaders, and forced the conversions of hundreds of thousands of faithful.
The biographical course of Vasile Cesereanu has turned into a nightmare with the interdiction of Greek Catholic cult by the communist regime in the fatidic year of 1948.
He was ordained a priest of the Basilian Alepian Order of the Melkite Greek Catholic Church in 1947 and was appointed Patriarchal Vicar of Jerusalem and Archbishop of Caesarea in 1965.
The Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church has just celebrated the 25th anniversary of its legalization.
Summary: Pope meets with patriarchs of Eastern churches to discuss future in Middle East as Melkite Greek Catholic church calls on Christians to stay in Syria.
Christo Proykov, the Bulgarian Greek Catholic Bishop of Sofia, has lauded the election of Pope Francis, emphasizing his humbleness.
Both are members of Nativity of the Mother of God Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church in Springfield.
Thus, the press observes that "discord came back between representatives of Orthodox and Greek Catholic <<sister churches>>, with the patrimony dispute on church buildings" (11).
The pope will bring a message of "peace in the Middle East," where violence has raged in Lebanon's neighbor Syria for a year and efforts to resolve the decades-long Israeli-Palestinian conflict are as mired as ever, said Gregory III Laham, the head of the Melkite Greek Catholic Church.
In another outstanding chapter, Natalia Shlikhta analyzes the liquidation of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church in western Ukraine after World War II.
On his part, the current Melkite Greek Catholic Patriarch of Antioch and All the East Gregory III said in his speech that the centre aims at being a local and international centre for dialogue in humanity, religion, culture, civilisation, industry, politics, thought and aspirations.
Beirut- May 11 (ONA) Lebanese President Michel Sulaiman opened today the International Centre for Dialogue / Leqaa of the Melkite Greek Catholic Patriarch of Antioch and All the East' in Al Rabwa East of Beirut.
Her representative said of the Melkite Greek Catholic rite: "It was a beautiful, traditional family ceremony."
BETHLEHEM, February 7, 2011 (WAFA) - Pastor of the Greek Catholic Melkite Church in Bethlehem, Father Yacoub Abu Saada, presided on Monday over a holy mass in solidarity with the Egyptian people, praying for peace, stability and social justice in Egypt.