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Religion

  • Indigenous Peoples Under the Rule of Islam Popular! Editors' Pick - the domestic and global aims of Islamic states that consistently impose the Islamic Shari'a rule on the aboriginal non-Moslems with a view to total Islamisation of the native minorities and assimilation.
    Posted: Feb-21-2002 | Visited: 960 | URL: http://www.atour.com/religion/docs/20010803a.html

  • The Passion of the Christ Editors' Pick - a film depiction of the last 12 hours of Jesus Christ's life, starring actors James Caviezel and Monica Bellucci, produced by Mel Gibson. [Preview]
    Posted: Oct-21-2003 | Visited: 595 | URL: http://www.passion-movie.com

  • Dukhrana Biblical Research Editors' Pick - remembrance for the word of God, Aramaic, Syriac, and the Peshitta, including searchable lexicons and manuscripts.
    Posted: Aug-18-2011 | Visited: 49 | URL: http://dukhrana.com

Religion : Church of the East

  • Holy Apostolic Catholic Assyrian Church of the East Popular! Editors' Pick - official website of the Church of the East which began in the late Apostolic age, flourished in upper Mesopotamia, and spread quickly throughout the Parthian (later Persian) Empire. Its language is classical Aramaic (Syriac), its government is episcopal, its worship is sacramental and liturgical, its theology is according to the Nicene Creed and the teaching of the fathers of the Church, its customs are Semitic, and is ecumenical with other Christians.
    Posted: Nov-8-2000 | Visited: 1399 | URL: http://news.assyrianchurch.org

  • Mar Shimun Family Assyrian Patriarchs and History Editors' Pick - Mar Shimun Family website traces the history and biographies of the Church of the East Patriarchs including Mar Eashi Shimun, Mar Benyamin, Mar Poulus, and Mar Rowil.
    Posted: May-17-2008 | Visited: 562 | URL: http://marshimun.com

  • Assyrian Church News Editors' Pick - official news website of the Holy Apostolic Catholic Assyrian Church of the East.
    Posted: Aug-20-2010 | Visited: 133 | URL: http://www.assyrianchurchnews.com

Religion : Syriac

  • Sister Hatune Foundation Editors' Pick - foundation is actively involved for the Women Empowerment project as well as energizing the education of poor in India and support on relief works for the Iraq Refugees in Turkey, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria.
    Posted: Oct-13-2010 | Visited: 49 | URL: http://www.sisterhatunefoundation.com

Science

  • Tree of Life Editors' Pick - solving the mystery of the Tree of Life using decryption techniques, numerology, and ancient sacred text of Assyrians, Babylonians, Sumerians, Annunaki and Kabbalah.
    Posted: Nov-13-2012 | Visited: 39 | URL: https://sites.google.com/site/treeoflifedecode

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We had not gone far before we came up with a sight which we shall never forget to our dying day. As far as the eye could reach in either direction was a great river of fugitives, comprising very nearly the whole Christian population of the villages of the Urmi plain. They had had to flee at a moment's notice with such things as they could carry; a great number were absolutely without food; the nights were bitterly cold; and many old people and little children died by the way. Especially painful was the passage over the high pass leading into the plain of Salmas...

1915: First Exodus From Urmi: Narrative of Mr. J. D. Barnard

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Assyria \ã-'sir-é-ä\ n (1998)   1:  an ancient empire of Ashur   2:  a democratic state in Bet-Nahren, Assyria (northern Iraq, northwestern Iran, southeastern Turkey and eastern Syria.)   3:  a democratic state that fosters the social and political rights to all of its inhabitants irrespective of their religion, race, or gender   4:  a democratic state that believes in the freedom of religion, conscience, language, education and culture in faithfulness to the principles of the United Nations Charter — Atour synonym

Ethnicity, Religion, Language
» Israeli, Jewish, Hebrew
» Assyrian, Christian, Aramaic
» Saudi Arabian, Muslim, Arabic
Assyrian \ã-'sir-é-an\ adj or n (1998)   1:  descendants of the ancient empire of Ashur   2:  the Assyrians, although representing but one single nation as the direct heirs of the ancient Assyrian Empire, are now doctrinally divided, inter sese, into five principle ecclesiastically designated religious sects with their corresponding hierarchies and distinct church governments, namely, Church of the East, Chaldean, Maronite, Syriac Orthodox and Syriac Catholic.  These formal divisions had their origin in the 5th century of the Christian Era.  No one can coherently understand the Assyrians as a whole until he can distinguish that which is religion or church from that which is nation -- a matter which is particularly difficult for the people from the western world to understand; for in the East, by force of circumstances beyond their control, religion has been made, from time immemorial, virtually into a criterion of nationality.   3:  the Assyrians have been referred to as Aramaean, Aramaye, Ashuraya, Ashureen, Ashuri, Ashuroyo, Assyrio-Chaldean, Aturaya, Chaldean, Chaldo, ChaldoAssyrian, ChaldoAssyrio, Jacobite, Kaldany, Kaldu, Kasdu, Malabar, Maronite, Maronaya, Nestorian, Nestornaye, Oromoye, Suraya, Syriac, Syrian, Syriani, Suryoye, Suryoyo and Telkeffee. — Assyrianism verb

Aramaic \ar-é-'máik\ n (1998)   1:  a Semitic language which became the lingua franca of the Middle East during the ancient Assyrian empire.   2:  has been referred to as Neo-Aramaic, Neo-Syriac, Classical Syriac, Syriac, Suryoyo, Swadaya and Turoyo.

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