Definition of Melchite. Meaning of Melchite. Synonyms of Melchite

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Definition of Melchite

Melchite
Melchite Mel"chite, n. [Heb. melek king.] (Eccl. Hist.) One of a sect, chiefly in Syria and Egypt, which acknowledges the authority of the pope, but adheres to the liturgy and ceremonies of the Eastern Church.

Meaning of Melchite from wikipedia

- The term Melkite (/ˈmɛlkaɪt/), also written Melchite, refers to various Eastern Christian churches of the Byzantine Rite and their members originating...
- **** (2004), p. 21 **** (2004, p. 21 Herbermann, Charles, ed. (1913). "Melchites" . Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company. **** (2004)...
- The Archeparchy of Beirut and Byblos (in Latin: Archieparchia Berytensis et Gibailensis Graecorum Melkitarum) is a metropolitan eparchy of the Melkite...
- Cyrus of Alexandria (Arabic: المقوقس‎ al-Muqawqis) was a Melchite patriarch of the see of Alexandria in the 7th century, one of the authors of Monothelism...
- astronomical, and historical information. Melkite Calendar, or Les Fetes des MelchitesArabic text with French translation extract from The Remaining Signs...
- Orthodox (Including Gr****, Syriac and Armenian Orthodox), Catholic (Roman and Melchite) churches and Evangelical communities. The majority of Palestinian Christians...
- 566) was the last Patriarch of Alexandria recognised by both Copts and Melchites. As successor to Timothy III (IV), at the request of the Arab king Al-Harith...
- was a contemporary of the annalist Eutychius (=Said al-Bitriq), also a Melchite. His history commences with the foundation of the world and runs up to...
- y de Borbón and the Spiritual Protectorship of Gregory III Laham, the Melchite Gr**** Catholic Patriarch of Antioch at that time. On 27 May 2012, Gregory...
- request of the Holy See, the White Fathers established at Jerusalem a Gr**** Melchite seminary for the formation of clergy of that rite. In 1894 a mission in...
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