Mor Gabriel (the monastery of St. Gabriel) is the oldest surviving Syriac Orthodox monastery, dating back to 397 AD. Located in the Tur Abdin plateau near the Midyat Provence of Southeastern Turkey, motherland of the Syriac people.

Mor Gabriel (the monastery of St. Gabriel) is the oldest surviving Syriac Orthodox monastery, dating back to 397 AD. Located in the Tur Abdin plateau near the Midyat Provence of Southeastern Turkey, motherland of the Syriac people.

Syriac Orthodox Church (Armenian Quarter)

Syriac Orthodox Church - Jerusalem Old City Site

Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch, is an autocephalous Oriental Orthodox church based in the Eastern Mediterranean, with members spread throughout the world. It employs the oldest surviving liturgy in Christianity, the Liturgy of St. James the Apostle, and uses Syriac as its official and liturgical language. The church is led by the Syriac Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch. The Syriac Orthodox Church traces its history to one of the first Christian communities in Antioch, described in the Acts…

Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch, is an autocephalous Oriental Orthodox church…

Greek and Antiochian Rites make the sign of the cross from right to left. However, Oriental Orthodox Churches, Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria,Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch,Church of Armenia, East Syrian Rite, Ethiopian Orthodox Church go in reverse order on the last step of the sign of the cross, from left to right

Greek and Antiochian Rites make the sign of the cross from right to left…

Paul  /  Golden Road photography     | Wooden Door, 2014  |  Mor Hananyo Monastery  |     Yeşilli, Mardin, Turkey

Paul / Golden Road photography | Wooden Door, 2014 | Mor Hananyo Monastery | Yeşilli, Mardin, Turkey

Syrian Orthodox Church of Antioch, is an autocephalous Oriental Orthodox church based in the Eastern Mediterranean, with members spread throughout the world. It employs the oldest surviving liturgy in Christianity, the Liturgy of St. James the Apostle, and uses Syriac as its official and liturgical language. The church is led by the Syriac Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch. The Syriac Orthodox Church traces its history to one of the first Christian communities in Antioch, described in the Acts…

The Syrian (or Assyrian), along with the Byzantine, Georgian and Russian churches traditionally founded by Saint Andrew .

Saint Mary Church of the Holy Belt (كنيسة أم الزنار‎; Um az-Zinnar) Syriac Orthodox Church in Homs, Syria, built over cryot from 50 AD (seat of Syriac Orthodox archbishopric). A relic venerated as Cincture of the Theotokos http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Mary_Church_of_the_Holy_Belt

Saint Mary Church of the Holy Belt (كنيسة أم الزنار‎; Um az-Zinnar) Syriac Orthodox Church in Homs, Syria, built over cryot from 50 AD (seat of Syriac Orthodox archbishopric). A relic venerated as Cincture of the Theotokos http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Mary_Church_of_the_Holy_Belt

Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

According to ethnomusicologist Christian Poche, the Syrian Orthodox Church (also known as the Syriac Orthodox Church in English-speaking countries since 2000) is one of the oldest Christian churches of the Middle East. The Syrian Orthodox Church uses an oktoechos (set of eight modes) for its qinto (melodies), designating a specific mode for each Sunday and rising by one scale degree each week.

Various Artist - Syrian Orthodox Church: Antioch Liturgy

Prince of Wales attended the consecration of the new St Thomas Cathedral Syriac Orthodox Church

Prince of Wales attended the consecration of the new St Thomas Cathedral Syriac Orthodox Church

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