Fr. James V. Schall: Sword and Scimitar Is “a Detailed, Well-Researched” and “Most Welcome” Book

Raymond Ibrahim - 9/12/18 James V. Schall, S.J. — a longtime professor of political philosophy at Georgetown University and author of On Islam — recently reviewed my book, Sword and Scimitar.  First published in the Catholic World Report, and titled, “On the Purpose of Islam: A Review of Raymond Ibrahim’s Sword and Scimitar,” it follows: “Unlike most military histories—which no matter how fascinating are ...

Holy and Great Council Sessions III, IV and V held

Great and Holy Council - Kolymvari, Crete, Greece- 22/6/16 Ecumenical Patriarchate Press Release CRETE—On the second day of the Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church, the Divine Liturgy was held at the Sacred Patriarchal and Stavropegial Monastery of Gonia, with His Beatitude Patriarch Theophilos of Jerusalem presiding from the throne. Afterward, the Hierarchs continued their ...

Eulogy on the Occasion of the Funeral of the late His Holiness Mar Dinkha IV – Catholicos-Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East

April 2015 Also Read -Thousands Attend Funeral of Catholicos-Patriarch Mar Dinkha IV Eulogy on the Occasion of the Funeral of the late His Holiness Mar Dinkha IV, Catholicos-Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East. Source:

Thousands Attend Funeral of Catholicos-Patriarch Mar Dinkha IV

April 2015 Chicago (AINA) -- The Patriarch of the Holy Apostolic Catholic Assyrian Church of the East was laid to rest today in a funeral service attended by thousands in Chicago, and watched by thousands of others across the world. The funeral service began at 10 A.M. at St. George Church in Rogers Park, Chicago, and ...

HIS HOLINESS PATRIARCH KIRILL’S CONDOLENCES OVER THE DEATH OF CATHOLICOS-PATRIARCH OF THE ASSYRIAN CHURCH OF THE EAST, MAR DINKHA IV

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill’s condolences over the death of Catholicos-Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East, Mar Dinkha IV

His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia expressed his condolences over the demise of theCatholicos-Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East, Mar Dinkha IV. The Holy Synod of the Assyrian Church of the East Your Eminences and Excellencies, We are grieved by the news about the demise of His Holiness Catholicos-Patriarch Mar Dinkha IV. A ...

Catholicos-Patriarch Dinkha IV: A fatherly figure and a role model for members of the Church of the East

27/3/15 Also Read-Catholicos-Patriarch Mar Dinkha IV Enters Eternal Rest Chicago (AINA) -- The Patriarch of the Holy Apostolic Catholic Assyrian Church of the East, His Holiness Khanania Dinkha IV, died Thursday at 10:04 AM at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. The cause of death was a virus infection and pneumonia. The Bishop of India, Mar ...

Catholicos-Patriarch Mar Dinkha IV Enters Eternal Rest 

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+MEMORY ETERNAL+ Holy Apostolic Catholic Assyrian Church of the East - 27/3/15 USA: It is great sorrow and a heavy heart that His Beatitude Mar Aprem, Metropolitan of India and Patriarchal Vicar, in unison with all the members of the Holy Synod of the Assyrian Church of the East (absent were Mar Aprhrem Nathniel and Mar Narsai ...

BUILDING BRIDGES : Interfaith Dialogue, Ecological Awareness, and Culture of Solidarity

Photo Galleries - Orthodox Church

12/2/15 ADDRESS By His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew at the Conferral of an Honorary Doctorate in Sociology from the Izmir University of Economics. (February 9, 2015) Eminent Rector, Professor Oğuz Esen, Esteemed Faculty of Izmir University of Economics, Distinguished clergy, honorable diplomats and precious audience, Beloved students, ladies and gentlemen, Introduction It is a unique pleasure and ...

New Publication on Catholicos Gevork IV Kerestejian of Constantinople (1866-1882)

December - 2014 With the blessings of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; the Publishing Department of the Mother See, on the occasion of the 140th anniversary of the founding of the Gevorkian Theological Seminary; republished the life history of the 123rd Patriarch of the Armenian Church, Catholicos Gevork IV Kerestejian ...

Patriarch’ s of Antioch and Romania holds historic visit to the Church of “Saint Spiridon – Old”

December 2014 After the audience at Cotroceni Palace, the Patriarch of Antioch and the Patriarch of Romania visited the church of “Saint Spiridon – Old” of Bucharest. The historical place of worship was demolished during the period of the communist regime, rebuilt after 1990, and consecrated by the late Patriarchs Ignatios IV of Antioch and Teoctist ...

Visit of His Holiness Mar Dinkha IV Catholicos-Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East to Rome

PRESS RELEASE Visit of His Holiness Mar Dinkha IV Catholicos-Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East Rome 1 – 4 October 2014 His Holiness Mar Dinkha IV, Catholicos-Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East, came to Rome from 1-4 October to meet His Holiness Pope Francis. His Holiness Mar Dinkha IV arrived with his delegation on Wednesday ...

Kurdish President Receives Assyrian Church of the East Delegation

tp://krp.org - 9/9/14 President Barzani received a delegation from the Assyrian Church of the East today at his office in Salahadin. The delegation was headed by a special envoy from Mar Dinkha IV, the current Catholicos-Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East. Salahadin, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, (krp.org)- President Barzani received a delegation from the ...

Catholicos-Patriarch Mar Dinkha IV Calls 3 Day Fast for Iraq’s Christians

2/9/14 (AINA) -- The head of the Holy Apostolic Catholic Assyrian Church of the East, Patriarch Khaninia Dinkha IV, has called for a three day fast for the Assyrians of Iraq and Syria, who have become refugees in their own lands. 200,000 Assyrians have fled their homes because of ISIS and are now living in church ...

Letter of His Holiness Mar Dinkha IV Catholicos-Patriarch to the President of the European Union Parliament

August 2014 Download PDF His Holiness Mar Dinkha IV Catholicos-Patriarch of the Assyrian Catholic Apostolic Church of the East has written a letter to His Excellency Martin Schulz, the President of the European Union on the sad plight of Christians in Iraq. Source:  

Catholicos-Patriarch Mar Dinkha IV pleads to the UN Secretary General on the sad plight of Christians in Iraq

August 2014 His Excellency Ban Ki Moon Secretary General of United Nations UN Headquarters First Avenue 46th Street New York The grave situation which our Christian communities in Iraq are suffering constrains me to write to Your Excellency as the Secretary General of the United Nations Organization. I join my fellow patriarchs and hierarchs of Christian Churches of Iraq, and in ...

Director of Hong Kong based Jingjiao Fellowship Received by Catholicos-Patriarch Mar Dinkha IV

Holy Assyrian Apostolic Catholic Church - July 2014 In the afternoon of Friday, July 4, 2014, His Holiness Mar Dinkha IV, Catholicos-Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East, received in audience at the patriarchate Mr. David Tam, director of the Jingjiao Fellowship, who was accompanied by Mr. Faust Chan, a research student on Christianity in ...

Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia receives Catholicos-Patriarch Mar Dinkha IV

By Vasili Shoumanov - 6/1/14 Assyrian, Russian Patriarchs Meet in Moscow Moscow (AINA) - On May 27, 2014, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, met with the Catholicos-Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East, Mar Dinkha IV, who is on a visit to Russia at the invitation of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia. During a warm ...

Svetitskhovloba is celebrated in Georgia

Oli Pipia - 14/7/13 On 13th July, the Georgian Orthodox Church celebrated  of the most important religious holidays of the country - Svetitskhovloba dedicated to Lord Heaton and exudes a miraculous world Pillar of Life-giving. As reported by "InterpressNews" in the Patriarchate, on the occasion of the Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia, His Holiness and Beatitude Ilia II lead ...