The article states two names: Patriarch Zakka and Patriarch Iwas. Are they the same person? confused.
The full name of the Patriach is H.H Ignatius Zakka Iwas.
- Ignatius is the name assumed by all Patriarch's of Antioch in the Syriac tradition, commemorating the Ignatius who was installed as Bishop of Antioch by St. Peter.
- Zakka short for Zacchaeus is the given name of the Patriarch
- Iwas is his family name.