Catholicos


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the ecclesiastical title of the leaders of the Nestorian and Armenian churches

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We are grateful for the readiness of the Armenian Apostolic Church to provide leadership to the WCC, such as in former periods with the moderation of the central committee by HH Catholicos Aram I and now through HH Catholicos Karekin II as President for the Oriental Orthodox churches, and through the participation of HE Archbishop Nareg and HE Archbishop Vicken as members of the executive committee.
More than any catholicos before or after him, he persuaded the East Syrian monastic schools .
One can safely surmise from the present liturgical and juridical praxis of the Eastern Churches that profess the one, holy, catholic, and apostolic faith (as well as the former practice of the Patriarchate of Rome), that the creation, consecration, and distribution of the holy chrism is integrally connected with the office and ministry of the patriarch, catholicos, or metropolitan--in short, the protos of the largest juridic ecclesial body.
The state energy company has inked an appropriate agreement with Georgian Patriarch, Catholicos Ilia II on October 19.
A year later, Catholicos of all Armenians Karekin II elevated him to the rank of bishop.
The congratulatory cables included those from the Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, Indian President Pratibha Patil, Lebanese President Michel Suleiman, Chairman of the Supreme Council of the Egyptian Armed Forces Mohamed Hussein Tantawi, President of Democratic Korea Kim Jong-un, Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari, President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko, President of Maldives Mohammad Wahid, Agha Khan, the spiritual leader of the world's Shiite Ismaili Muslims, Catholicos Karekin II of the Armenian Catholics and the FAO Director General Jose Graziano da Silva.
HRH Prince Salman welcomed Indian Orthodox Church Supreme Head Catholicos Baselios Marthoma Paulose II on his visit to Bahrain, hailing his crucial role in encouraging inter-religious dialogue and the values of tolerance and co-existence.
Kuwait, the Catholicos urged for peace coexistence among all people across the
Em Hespanha e Portugal despois que os catholicos reis Dom Fernando e Dona Isabel e o nosso rey Dom Manuel com tanta honra da fee e sua desterrarao de seus reinos os mouros e judeos com as suas mesquitas e synagogas desfeitas, nunqua por elles mais, nem por seus successores nos reinos e zelo da fee, foi permittido, ou pera milhor dizer concedido, que os mouros e judeos tornassem a ter synagogas, ou mesquitas, nem usassem de suas sacrilegas ceremonias e supersticoes [.
One such episode involved some relic-snatching Augustinians who had befriended the Catholic-leaning catholicos (patriarch of the Armenian Church), Melikset.
His Holiness Aram I, Catholicos of the Armenian Catholicosate of Cilicia, said, "Human beings have no right to possess and master creation," and called for "a new economic paradigm .
At a historic summit in Baku attended by religious leaders from around the world, including Catholicos Garegin II, head of the Armenian Apostolic Church, calls for a peaceful solution have emerged.
The House President will also be received by the Patriarch - Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia Aram A', who will honor Garoyian with the Order of the Knight of Cilicia, and will host a lunch in his honor.
in spite of the significant growth of Muslim-Christian dialogue and relations, Muslims and Christians continue to misconstrue each other's religion," Catholicos Aram I of the Armenian Apostolic Church, a former WCC moderator, told the consultation in a keynote address.
His Beatitude Moran Mor Baselios Cleemis, Major Archbishop Catholicos, who is also the patron of Mar Ivanios College, will be the chief guest at the event.