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HG Mar Mari Emmanuel, Bishop of Sydney for the Ancient Church of the East, has been suspended or excommunicated by HH the Patriarch, Maran Mar Addai II.
http://www.qadishat.com/2014/08/mar-mari-emmanuel-suspended-or.html

Reasons given have been a bit vague, Mar Mari defends himself here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wz5l6hR9TDc

P1 (Arabic/Assyrian) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bbhUd4XQQJQ
P2 (Eng) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m91GCwSs7pk

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How terribly sad to behold the never-ending travail of this beloved longsuffering Sister Church!

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Hello Michael_Thoma,

While this is sad news, I did enjoy the blog that you linked too. Wonderful information on the Oriental Catholic Churches.


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Absolutely!

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