Antioch In Captivity

The city of Antioch, and the Patriarchate which was centered there, continued its unhappy decline as the administrative centre of Eastern Christianity when it suffered a series of earthquakes, attacks and occupations by hostile cultural and religious elements. 

All About Antioch

“where the disciples were first called Christians”

Acts 11:26

The Patriarchate of Antioch has been one of the great centres of Christianity since the times of the New Testament.