New Book: Arab Orthodox Christians under the Ottomans by Constantin Panchenko

Notes on Arab Orthodoxy - May 2016 I am told that copies just arrived to the publisher today... This is a translation of Panchenko's monumental Ближневосточное Православие под османским владычеством. Первые три столетия. 1516–1831 (Moscow: Indrik, 2012). Arab Orthodox Christians Under the Ottomans 1516–1831 By Constantin Panchenko Foreword by John X (Yazigi) Over the past two decades, society’s attention has increasingly ...

Christian Palestinians reject calls to join Israeli army

26/4/14 Representatives of orthodox national institutions in Jerusalem and the Palestinian territories have rejected the recruitment of Christians in the Israeli army yesterday. At a meeting in Jerusalem the foundations emphasised that the churches, Christian institutions and members of Christian denominations strongly reject recruiting their children in the Israeli army on the basis of ethical, humanitarian and ...