Shimun

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Shimun VIII Yohannan Sulaqa - Life
... Widespread complaints emerged against Shimun VII's consecration of his younger nephew as his designated successor ... This led to three non-related bishops of Shimun VII (the bishops of Arbil, Urmia and Salmas) to call an assembly in Mosul of clergy, monks, and members from ten regions, to elect ... this request by informing the papacy that after Mar Shimun VII Ishuyau's death in 1551, his nephew (also to be named the traditional Shimun) would ...
Agha Petros - World War I
... the army of Assyrian Volunteers (the right wing being commanded by Mar Shimun’s brother David Shimunaia, the center being under the command of Mar Shimun) ... Agha Petros had also some disagreements with Mar Shimun The Partiarch of the Assyrian Church of the East and was often mistrusted by his family ... military advisors reported that he schemed against Mar Shimun, by trying to dissuade the Allies to trust the Patriarch ...
Shimun VIII Yohannan Sulaqa - The Shimun Line
... Shimun VIII Yohannan Sulaqa was the first incumbent of the Shimun line of Church of the East ... of this line recognized by the Pope was Shimun IX Dinkha (died 1600) and later there were only few correspondences thought missionaries ... In 1692, patriarch Mar Shimun XIII Dinkha broke formally the communion with Rome ...
Assyrian Church Of The East - History - Yohannan Sulaqa and The Chaldean Catholic Church
... The See was moved to Alqosh, in the Mosul region, and Mar Shimun IV Basidi (1437–1493) appointed Patriarch, establishing a new, hereditary, line of ... Patriarch, Sulaqa took the name Mar Shimun VIII and was granted the title of "Patriarch of Mosul and Athur (Assyria)" ... Mar Shimun VIII Yohannan Sulaqa returned to the Near East the same year, establishing his seat in Amid ...
Shimun XXIII Eshai
... Mar Eshai Shimun XXIII (born 28 February 1908, Konak, Hakkari, Turkey - assassinated 6 November 1975, San Jose, California, United States), sometimes known as Mar Shimun XXI Ishaya, Mar Shimun ... in regnal numbers depends on which members of the Shimun family one counts as Patriarchs Mar Eshai chose to use the regnal number XXIII.) ...