Thursday, May 15, 2008

Diocese of the Assyrian Apostolic Church enters full communion with the Catholic Church

From California Catholic Daily:

Ecumenical triumph
California-based diocese of the Assyrian Apostolic Church enters full communion with the Catholic Church [full story]

Deo gratias!

Other links:
Mar Bawai Soro: His Vision and Roadblocks
St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Diocese for Chaldeans and Assyrians USA
baghdadhope: Historical announcement by Catholic Diocese of San ...
The Splendor of the Church: BISHOP AND AN ENTIRE DIOCESE OF THE ...
The Splendor of the Church: ASSYRIAN [i.e., Nestorian] DIOCESE ...
Assyrians Elect To Enter Into Full Commnunion w/ Catholic Church ...
Mar Bawai Soro's Storefront - Lulu.com
Father Robert Taft: Mar Bawai Soro
nestorians.htm

Assyrian Church of the East (Western California Diocese) - Home

Videos and photos: Ecclesial Unity of the Church of the East: Historic Celebrations

(I don't know what to make of the church interiors though... how does it compare to traditional Assyrian churches? Too much Latinization?)

His Grace Mar Bawai Soro


Edit:
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