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Byzantine churches in Istanbul



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Byzantine churches in Istanbul



Bulgarian St. Stephen Church

Cathedral of the Holy Spirit

Chapel of Saint Michael (Constantinople)

Christ Chalkites

Church of Christ Pantepoptes (Constantinople)

Church of Christ Pantokrator (Constantinople)

Church of Hagia Thekla tu Palatiu ton Blakhernon (Constantinople)

Church of Hagias Theodosias en tois Dexiokratus (Constantinople)

Church of Hagios Andreas en te Krisei (Constantinople)

Church of Hagios Theodoros (Constantinople)

Church of Living Water, Istanbul

Church of SS Peter and Paul, Istanbul

Church of Saint Benoit, Istanbul

Church of Saint John the Baptist at Lips (Constantinople)

Church of Saint John the Baptist at Stoudios (Constantinople)

Church of Saint John the Baptist en to Trullo (Constantinople)

Church of Saint Menas of Samatya

Church of Saint Nicholas at Bogdansaray

Church of Saint Nicholas of the Caffariotes (Istanbul)

Church of Saints Sergius and Bacchus en tois Hormisdou (Constantinople)

Church of San Domenico (Constantinople)

Church of San Paolo (Constantinople)

Church of St Euphemia (Constantinople)

Church of St. Anthony of Padua, Istanbul

Church of St. George of Samatya

Church of St. George, Istanbul

Church of St. Mary Draperis, Istanbul

Church of St. Mary of Blachernae (Istanbul)

Church of St. Mary of Constantinople (Istanbul)

Church of St. Mary of the Mongols

Church of St. Mary of the Spring (Istanbul)

Church of St. Polyeuctus

Church of the Theotokos Eleousa (Constantinople)

Church of the Theotokos Kyriotissa (Constantinople)

Church of the Theotokos Peribleptos (Constantinople)

Church of the Theotokos at Lips (Constantinople)

Church of the Virgin of the Pharos

Crimea Memorial Church

Hagia Irene

Hagia Sophia

Hagia Triada Greek Orthodox Church, Istanbul

Hodegon Monastery

Kartal Surp Nişan Armenian Orthodox Church

Martyrion of Hagios Karpos and Papylos (Constantinople)

Monastery of Gastria (Constantinople)

Monastery of the Transfiguration, Kinaliada


Palace Basilica

The Union Church of Istanbul

Toklu Dede Mosque

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Today's Zaman

Today's Zaman
Thu, 10 Sep 2015 07:37:58 -0700

It features the photographs of a photographer for the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople at the time of the pogroms, Dimitrios Kalumenos, who documented the destruction of churches in İstanbul in the aftermath of the pogroms. During the 1955 ...

Daily Sabah

Daily Sabah
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:11:15 -0800

These include Roman Catholics of varying ethnicities, ethnic Assyrians, Greek Orthodox and a small number of Bulgarians, Georgians and Protestants of various background. Here is a list of some of the most-visited and widely-known churches in Istanbul ...

Hurriyet Daily News

Hurriyet Daily News
Sat, 22 Aug 2015 05:22:30 -0700

In 1965, his sons also took control of two other churches in Istanbul, although their "patriarchate" was described as "a temple with no believers." Efthim was accused of supporting the Sept. 6-7 pogrom targeting Istanbul's Greek community in 1955 and ...

The Moscow Times

The Moscow Times
Mon, 15 Jun 2015 08:22:30 -0700

The first Ecumenical Council of Orthodox Churches in Istanbul (formerly Constantinople) to take place in a century is slated for spring 2016 and will be held with Bartholomew presiding. The Ecumenical Patriarch wants that meeting to succeed and will ...

Aid to the Church in Need (press release)

Aid to the Church in Need (press release)
Mon, 02 Mar 2015 05:18:45 -0800

One of the very few Catholic churches in Istanbul is the church of “Sancta Maria Draperis”, which is also the oldest Latin Catholic church in the Turkish capital. Ever since the 18th century it has been the seat of a parish under the care of the ...

The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

The Armenian Mirror-Spectator
Thu, 20 Aug 2015 11:56:15 -0700

I didn't bother telling him that although there are churches in Istanbul, no churches are left in historic Armenia except the one we reconstructed in Diyarbakir. Overall, these clerics seemed to be unprepared as to how to deal with the baptism requests ...

Daily Sabah

Daily Sabah
Sun, 17 May 2015 13:22:38 -0700

The box was preserved in the Orthodox churches in Istanbul, the capital city of the Byzantine Empire, until 1003 A.D. However, it was stolen by the Venetian soldiers and smuggled to the Catholic church in Venice. Hence, the silver box which is regarded ...

Hurriyet Daily News

Hurriyet Daily News
Fri, 14 Nov 2014 13:56:15 -0800

The Hagia Sophia, the walls of Constantinople and a few churches are still with us, while much else remains buried under accumulated building of centuries. Yet we have one institution today whose roots extend back even to the time of New Rome: The ...

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