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Historical dictionary of the Coptic Church

Gawdat Gabra

Historical dictionary of the Coptic Church

by Gawdat Gabra

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coptic Church,
  • Dictionaries,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-330).

    StatementGawdat Gabra ; with contributions by Birger A. Pearson, Mark N. Swanson, and Youhanna Nessim Youssef
    SeriesHistorical dictionaries of religions, philosophies, and movements -- no. 84
    ContributionsPearson, Birger A. (Birger Albert), 1934-, Swanson, Mark (Mark N.), Youssef, Youhanna Nessim
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX130.5 .G33 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 332 p. ;
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24789343M
    ISBN 10081086097X
    ISBN 109780810860971
    LC Control Number2008003511
    OCLC/WorldCa191865281

    Description. The first half of the Arabic text known as the Ta'rikh Batarikat al-Kanisah al-Misriyah (transliterated Arabic) was edited and translated into English by Basil Thomas Alfred Evetts under the title History of the Patriarchs of the Coptic Church of Alexandria. The remainder was published by ter with English ed by: e.g. Michael, bishop of Tinnis; Mawhub ibn Mansur ibn Mufarrig; Pope Mark III of Alexandria. Coptic Church synonyms, Coptic Church pronunciation, Coptic Church translation, English dictionary definition of Coptic Church. n. The Oriental Orthodox church of Egypt, with dioceses elsewhere in Africa and southwest Asia, having a liturgy in Coptic and a theology that emphasizes.

    Brief history of the Coptic Church; Feasts and Events; Other Christian Denominations. Comparative Theology; Coptic Orthodox Websites Directory; Holy Bible. English Bible; Arabic Bible; Bible Dictionary; Old Testament Maps; New Testament Maps; Other Bible maps images; Holy Bible Gallery; Books. God's Book; Index: Coptic books in English. Four books which bear the common title of "Maccabees" are found in some MSS. of the LXX. Two of these were included in the early current Latin versions of the Bible, and thence passed into the Vulgate, and accepted by both the Orthodox and Catholic Church, but not by the Protestants who split from the latter church in the 16 th century. As forming part of the Vulgate they were received as.

    This wide-ranging dictionary contains a wealth of information on all aspects of history, from prehistory right up to the present day. It includes biographies of key figures in world history, historical summaries for each country, and entries on religious and political movements, international organizations, and key battles and places. The second edition has been thoroughly updated to include.   A brief discussion of the History of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria from the papacy of Pope Demetrius the Vine Dresser to that of Pope Athanasius the Apostolic.


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Historical dictionary of the Coptic Church by Gawdat Gabra Download PDF EPUB FB2

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GEORGE'S COPTIC ORTHODOX CHURCH * The Coptic Synaxarion records the history of the saints and * It is the book of church hymns.

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Introduction to the Coptic Orthodox Church By Fr. Tadrous Malaty, Egypt, View selected chapters online: The Coptic Church as an Apostolic Church. The Coptic Church and Worship (Part 1, Part 2) The Coptic Church and Dogmas (Part 1, Part 2. The Coptic morning service for the Lord's day.

by: Bute, John Patrick Crichton-Stuart, Marquess of. The object of the present little book is to provide English speaking travellers in Egypt with a means of following intelligently the Sunday morning service of the native Christians.

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The Coptic Church of Egypt is the earliest Christian church in the world, going back to around 42 AD. According to Bishop Eusebius of Caesarea, as well as Coptic traditions, Saint Mark the evangelist, who wrote the earliest of the four New Testament gospels, was the founder and first bishop of the Church of Alexandria, even before the Church of Rome was established.

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The Coptic Catholic Church is an Eastern Catholic particular church in full communion with the Catholic Church. The Coptic Catholic Church uses the Alexandrian Rite. Uniquely among Eastern Catholic Churches, it uses the Coptic language (derived from Ancient Egyptian, hence the name) in Associations: Congregation for the Oriental Churches.

Information about the Coptic Orthodox Church, its history, beliefs, and practices. Introduction to the Coptic Orthodox Church By Fr. Tadrous Malaty, Egypt, View selected chapters online: The Coptic Church as an Apostolic Church. The Coptic Church and Worship (Part 1, Part 2) The Coptic Church and Dogmas (Part 1, Part 2, Part 3).

A Christian biblical canon is the set of books that a particular Christian denomination or denominational family regards as being divinely inspired and thus constituting an authorised Christian Bible.

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