William Taylor is Chairman of the Anglican & Eastern Churches Association, an Anglican priest, and a writer and broadcaster on Orthodoxy in the Muslim world. His Ph. D. is from SOAS. Previous Gorgias publications include Antioch and Canterbury.
This study helps to provide an understanding of the Syrian Orthodox Church, in the more recent past. In particular, it seeks to relate how that Church experienced contact with the Church of England.
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