Greek Orthodox Church of Antioch

Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East

Coat of arms

Founder

Apostles Peter and Paul

Independence

Apostolic Era

Recognition

Orthodox

Primate

Patriarch of Antioch and all the East Ignatius IV (Hazim)

Headquarters

Damascus, Syria

Territory

Syria, Lebanon, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Oman, UAE, parts of Turkey.

Possessions

United States, Canada, Mexico, Central America, South America, Australia, New Zealand, Oceania, Great Britain, Western Europe.

Language

Arabic, Greek, English

Adherents

Estimated 750,000 to 1,000,000 People[1]

Website

http://www.antiochpat.org/

The Greek Orthodox Church of Antioch, also known as Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and All the East, the Eastern Orthodox Church of Antioch and All the East, Antiochian Orthodox Church, the , and the Orthodox Church of Antioch,(Arabic,*بطريركية أنطاكية وسائر المشرق للروم الأرثوذكس*), according to the Eastern Orthodox Church is one of the five churches that composed the One Holy Catholic and Apostolic Church before the East-West Schism. It is an autocephalous Eastern Orthodox Church, and according the Eastern Orthodox Church successor to the Christian community founded in Antioch by the Apostles St. Peter and St. Paul.

From: Wikipedia



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