Syrian Church may refer to:
- Syriac Orthodox Church
- Syriac Catholic Church
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... As a protest against the interference of the Anglican Church in the affairs of the Jacobite Church, the Metropolitan, Cheppad Mar Dionysius, convened a Synod at Mavelikara on 16 January 1836 ... There it was declared that Jacobite Church was a subject of the supremacy of the Patriarch of Antioch ... separation of the CMS missionaries from the communion with the Jacobite Church, with a minor group of Saint Thomas Christians joining them ...
... means "Universal" - the same word from which the name of the Catholic Church also derives, though that Church does not use such a title) ... 'Catholicos of the East' was/is the head of the Syrian Church which comprised the region once formed Persian Empire and to the East of that empire ... Assyrian Churches of Persia, the Chaldean Church and the Orthodox Syrian Church of India, which is also known as the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church or the Indian ...
... Chaldean Syrian Church Jacobite Syrian Church Malabar Independent Syrian Church Malankara Mar Thoma Syrian Church Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church St ... Thomas Evangelical Church of India Syro-Malabar Catholic Church Syro-Malankara Catholic Church ...
... are divided into several communities, including Syrian Christians and Latin Christians ... Syrian Christians in Kerala consists of the members of Syro-Malabar Catholic Church, Syro-Malankara Catholic Church, Jacobite Syrian Church, Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church, Malankara Mar Thoma Syrian Church ... Syrian Christians maintain their traditional Syrian rites and practices ...
... The Malankara Church is the church of the Saint Thomas Christians of Kerala, India, with particular emphasis on the part of the community that joined Archdeacon Mar Thoma in swearing to ... soon entered into a relationship with the Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch, and was thereafter often known as the Malankara Syrian Church (Malayalam Malankara Suriyani Sabha) ... As part of the Saint Thomas Christian community, the church traced its origins to the evangelical activity of Thomas the Apostle in the 1st century ...
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