Posts made in March, 2013

My grandmother’s odd tattoos

Posted by on Mar 26, 2013 in Library, Videos | Comments Off on My grandmother’s odd tattoos

A filmmaker makes a journey into her own family’s history to investigate the terrible truth behind her grandmother’s odd tattoos and, in the process, unveils the story of the Armenian women driven out of Ottoman Turkey during the First World War. Aired on the Al-Jazeera. Movie length (on youtube) 47:23.   Armenian Genocide – Grandma’s Tattoos (documentary, in english)  

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The murder of a nation / HENRY I MORGENTHAU, American Ambassador at Constantinople from 1913 to 1916

Posted by on Mar 25, 2013 in Library | Comments Off on The murder of a nation / HENRY I MORGENTHAU, American Ambassador at Constantinople from 1913 to 1916

Formerly American Ambassador to Turkey ILLUSTRATED Fig. 1. HENRY I MORGENTHAU, American Ambassador at Constantinople from 1913 to 1916 GARDEN CITY NEW YORK DOUBLEDAY, PAGE & COMPANY 1918 TO WOODROW WILSON THE EXPONENT IN AMERICA OF THE ENLIGHTENED PUBLIC OPINION OF THE WORLD, WHICH HAS DECREED THAT THE RIGHTS OF SMALL NATIONS SHALL BE RESPECTED AND THAT SUCH CRIMES AS ARE DESCRIBED IN THIS BOOK SHALL NEVER AGAIN DARKEN THE PAGES OF HISTORY . PREFACE By this time the American people have probably become convinced that the Germans deliberately planned the conquest of the world. Yet they...

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Light from the Theological Schools of Persian Christianity (An Early Asian Church) Dr. Y.C. Liong

Posted by on Mar 16, 2013 in Articles, Library | Comments Off on Light from the Theological Schools of Persian Christianity (An Early Asian Church) Dr. Y.C. Liong

Introduction Whether in the Roman Empire (Western) or Persian Empire (Asian), the growth and expansion of Christianity during the initial centuries AD were at best difficult. Often, Christians were persecuted by individuals, groups or rulers. Sozomen (A.D. 323~425), an early church historian, captured our hearts with the following report concerning the martyrdom of Christians in Persia: .. I think that I have said enough of … martyrs who suffered in Persia during the reign of Sapor; for it would be difficult to relate in detail every circumstance respecting them, such as their names,...

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الاراميون من كتاب ” تاريخ مصر والشرق الأدنى القديم” – الدكتور نجيب ميخائيل ابراهيم

Posted by on Mar 16, 2013 in Library, دراسات سريانية | 1 comment

مقدمـة لم تكن سوريا يوما من الايام دولة لها طابع الدول المعروف أو كيانها بل انها كانت تشتمل مجموعة من الدويلات والشعوب خلقها المركز الجغرافي للاقليم كما خلق من اليونان مثلا دويلات المدن … واستطاعت بعض هذه الدويلات أن تفرض نفسها على التاريخ ، كما فعلت اسرائيل في بعض عهودها بفضل التراث الذي قدمته للأنسانية… التوراة… التي...

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Forahto Wieth – Evlin dawud

Posted by on Mar 7, 2013 in Library, Videos | Comments Off on Forahto Wieth – Evlin dawud

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