The Ancient Persian Church came under the influence of the Latin Church
in terms of its church structures as well as its theological foundations. It wanted
to prove its independence, equal rights and richness of tradition. Arguments in
synodical protocols of the Oriental Orthodox Church should be investigated in
the context of developing a metropolitan system and an ideology of patriarchate
in the Church of Antioch.Evidence were being presented to support the theory that Babylon was not only the sacred land, which gave birth to Abraham, father of
faith, but also that the Christian faith was accepted there for the first time.