They trace their original conversion to Christianity to Mar Addai* and Mar Mari, of the Seventy, and reckon the latter as ... and the dangers which the Assyrian Patriarchs-elect incurred in going beyond the Persian boundary for consecration, ...
Joe25 said:Amazing thread. Please have a back-up of everything so that we don't lose this valuable information if something ever happens to the site.
Shahin said:Just discovered that the Syriac Orthodox Church had a patriarch named: Ignatius IV Philoxenus Nemrod (1283-1292).
Source: SIMEON OF QAL?A RUMAITA, PATRIARCH PHILOXENUS NEMROD AND BAR ?EBROYO
Another interesting thing, around the same period, there was a syriac orthodox priest,named "Nebuchadnezzar" who owned a psalter (psalms book) (which is now the manuscripts SINA? SYR. 43 + VATICAN SYR. 647, FF. 24-26).
Source: L??TONNANT DESTIN D?UN PSAUTIER JACOBITE DU XIIIE SI?CLE, page 56.
Nebuchadnezzar was the son of the priest Simon son of the priest Isho from Qal'a Romayta (a village located on the west bank of the Euphrate).