Ecumenical Patriarch

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Patriarch John IV Of Constantinople
... or John the Faster, was the 33rd bishop or Patriarch of Constantinople (April 11, 582 – 595) ... He was the first to assume the title Ecumenical Patriarch. 587 or 588, he summoned the bishops of the East in the name of "the Ecumenical Patriarch" to decide the cause of Gregory, Patriarch of Antioch, who was acquitted and returned to his episcopal see ...
Eastern Orthodox Bishops - Churches - Catholic Church, Orthodox Churches and Anglican Churches
... Patriarch Patriarchs are the bishops who head certain ancient autocephalous or sui iuris churches, which are a collection of metropolitan sees or provinces ... After the First Ecumenical Council at Nicea, the church structure was patterned after the administrative divisions of the Roman Empire wherein a metropolitan or bishop ... At the Fourth Ecumenical Council at Chalcedon in 451, Constantinople was given jurisdiction over three dioceses for the reason that the city was "the ...
Archbishop Iakovos Of America - Biography
... He enrolled at age 15 in the Ecumenical Patriarchal Theological School of Halki ... the Primate of North and South America, who later (1949–72) became Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople ... of Melita, by his spiritual father and mentor, Ecumenical Patriarch Athenagoras, for whom he served four years as personal representative of the Patriarchate to the World Council of Churches in ...
List Of Macedonians (Greek) - Byzantine - Clerics
... Paul I of Constantinople Ecumenical Patriarch (337–339) Demophilus of Constantinople Ecumenical Patriarch (370–380) Saint Methodius (826–885), main translator of the ... Philotheus Kokkinos (1300–1379) Ecumenical Patriarch Matthew Blastares (c ... Macres (1382–1431) theologian Isidore of Kiev, Thessaloniki, Metropolitan of Kiev (1433–1458), Ecumenical Patriarch (1450–1453) ...
Greeks In Bulgaria - Notable Greeks From Bulgaria
1896–1980), athlete and Panathinaikos legend, from Plovdiv Michael III of Anchialus, Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople Jeremias II Tranos ...

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