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 Christian churches of the Byzantine Rite and their members originating in the Middle...
- **** (2004), p. 21 **** (2004, p. 21  Herbermann, Charles, ed. (1913). "Melchites" . Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company. **** (2004)...
- The Archeparchy of Beirut and Jbeil (in Latin: Archieparchia Berytensis et Gibailensis Graecorum Melkitarum) is a metropolitan eparchy of the Melkite Gr****...
- 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...
- towards the end of the 18th century, following the split in the Beirut Melchite community into Orthodox and Catholic churches. In danger of collapse, this...
- 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...
- Christians were 45 Orthodox, 12 Roman Catholics, 13 Gr**** Catholics (Melchites), 6 Syrian Catholic, 11 Armenians, 4 Copts and 1 Church of England. In...
- astronomical, and historical information. Melkite Calendar, or Les Fetes des MelchitesArabic text with French translation extract from The Remaining Signs...
- Ignatius Atiyah as the only Patriarch and ruled about the independence of the Melchite Church. After the death of Athanasius II Dabbas, the Melkite Church split...
- subsequently, to Don Carlos Gereda y de Borbón, Marquis de Almazàn, and the Melchite Gr**** Catholic Patriarch Gregory III Laham as Protector of the order. Charles-Philippe...
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