A Spiritual Discovery of the Christians in the Middle East

Author: Gabriel Quicke

Publisher/Publication: Gompel & Scavina

DOI/ISBN: 978 94 6371 225 5

"The book presents the various Churches and ecclesial communities in the Middle East, focusing on the Assyrian Church of the East, the Oriental Orthodox and the Oriental Catholic Churches, the spiritual heritage of the Coptic, Syriac and Armenian traditions. The author starts with a brief description of the geographical situation, referring to the immigration in the Middle East. The author presents the various churches and discusses the difficult situation of Christians in the Middle East, called a Church of martyrs. He discusses the role of Christians in the Middle East as bridge builders, reflects on the responsibility of the West and explores the expectations and the future for the Christians in the Middle East."