Eastern Christianity in the Modern Middle East

Author: Anthony O'Mahony and Emma Loosley

Publisher/Publication: Routledge

DOI/ISBN: 9780203864630

This book provides an in-depth analysis of Christianity in the Middle East, native Christian population and the Eastern Churches under the prisms of theology, history and politics throughout the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. It addresses the doctrinal and political evolution of the Eastern and Oriental Churches. Furthermore, it examines different denominations in the modern Middle East; namely, Syrian Orthodox Church, the Maronites in Lebanon, Chaldean branch, Coptic Orthodox Church in Egypt, the Armenian Church, the Eastern Orthodox Christianity and the Syrian Catholic Church.