Archbishop of Tyre

Archbishop of Tyre

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Archbishop of Tyre was one of the major suffragans of the Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem during the Crusades and was established to serve the Roman Catholic members of the diocese. Tyre was one of the most ancient dioceses in Christianity. The original Diocese of Tyre was part of the Province of Antioch and was subject to the Patriarch of Antioch. Following the schism between Rome and Constantinople in 1054, the congregation followed the Eastern Orthodox rite. However, when the Crusaders conquered Tyre, arguments over who had the right to appoint the suffragan fell in favor of the Catholic Church and the Orthodox bishop fled to Constantinople. Tyre was made part of the Kingdom of Jerusalem, rather than the separate Principality of Antioch further to the north, and it was claimed by the Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, against the claim of the Latin Patriarch of more

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  • Paperback | 260 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 15mm | 386g
  • Claud Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135773496
  • 9786135773491