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)
FoonderTraces origins tae Saunts Thomas (Mar Toma), Bartholomew (Mar Bar Tulmay), Thaddeus (Addai) an Mari.
UnthirldomApostolic Era
RecognitionFirst Cooncil o Ephesus
PrimateCatholicos-Patriarch o the Assirian Kirk o the East, currently vacant
HeadquartersChicago, Illinois, United States
TerritoryIndie, 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 —
LeidSyriac,[1] Aramaic
Members400,000–500,000[2][3][4]
Wabsteidnews.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]