The Shah has also visited a Nestorian bishop, who resides in a cottage so humble that some lords would be ashamed to enter it.
Here their patriarch dwells who ruled over all the Nestorian church.
Is there any reason to believe that the Nestorian ritual resembled that of western catholics?
Nestorian Christians, persecuted by the Sassanian princes, 89.
His jurisdiction extends over many Nestorian villages chiefly in the valley of Shemisden.
The Nestorians are the true Chaldeans, and repudiate the name Nestorian.
All his classmen are leaders in the Presbyterian church as well as of the Nestorian nation.
The Nestorian profession of faith, in fifth act of Council of Ephesus.
But his father vigorously objected for fear his son would change from his old Nestorian faith.
This is known in the study of rhetoric as the Nestorian Order.
in Church history (mid-15c.), a follower of Nestorius (Latinized form of Nestor), 5c. patriarch of Constantinople, whose doctrine attributed distinct divine and human persons to Christ and was condemned as heresy. As an adjective from 1560s. Related: Nestorianism.