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Syrian Catholic Church of Saint Asia al-Hakim

Aleppo – Syrian Catholic Church of Saint Asia al-Hakim
حلب – كنيسة مار اسيا الحكيم السريان الكاثوليك

The Syrian Catholic Church of Saint Asia al-Hakim (كنيسة مار اسيا الحكيم السريان الكاثوليك) was constructed in 1500, one of the earliest churches built in the historic neighborhood of Jdeideh (جديدة). The church was originally called the Cathedral of Our Lady of Syrians and was the seat of the Syrian Catholic Patriarchate between the 17th and 19th centuries. It continued to serve as the main …