Assirian Kirk o the East

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Assirian Kirk o the East
ܥܕܬܐ ܕܡܕܢܚܐ ܕܐܬܘܖ̈ܝܐ
(Holy Apostolic Catholic Assyrian Kirk o the East)
Foonder Traces origins tae Saunts Thomas (Mar Toma), Bartholomew (Mar Bar Tulmay), Thaddeus (Addai) an Mari.
Unthirldom Apostolic Era
Recognition First Cooncil o Ephesus
Primate Catholicos-Patriarch o the Assirian Kirk o the East, currently vacant
Headquarters Chicago, Illinois, United States
Territory Indie, Iraq, Iran, Syria, Turkey, Lebanon, Israel, Unitit States, Canadae, Australie, New Zealand, Unitit Kinrick, Fraunce, Belgium, Austrick, Germany, Roushie, Denmark, Swaden, Swisserland, Italy, Georgie, Oceanie.
Possessions  —
Leid Syriac,[1] Aramaic
Members 400,000–500,000[2][3][4]
Wabsteid news.assyrianchurch.org

The Assirian Kirk o the East (Clessical Syriac: ܥܕܬܐ ܕܡܕܢܚܐ ܕܐܬܘܖ̈ܝܐʻIttā d-Madnĕkhā d-Āturāyē), offeecially the Holy Apostolic Catholic Assirian Kirk o the East[5] (Clessical Syriac: ܥܕܬܐ ܩܕܝܫܬܐ ܘܫܠܝܚܝܬܐ ܩܬܘܠܝܩܝ ܕܡܕܢܚܐ ܕܐܬܘܖ̈ܝܐ‎, ʻIttā Qaddishtā w-Shlikhāitā Qattoliqi d-Madnĕkhā d-Āturāyē), is a Syriac Kirk heestorically centred in Assirie, northren Mesopotamie.

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  1. "The Assyrian Church of the East". Cnewa.org. 1997-08-15. Retrieved 2012-06-12. 
  2. "Nestorian". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved April 19, 2010.
  3. "CNEWA United States – The Assyrian Church of the East". Cnewa.org. Retrieved 2012-06-12. 
  4. "The Church of the East – Mark Dickens". The American Foundation for Syriac Studies. 2012-10-05. Retrieved 2012-12-25. 
  5. An Introduction to the Christian Orthodox Churches, By John Binns, page 28 [1]