Lists of patriarchs
This is a directory of patriarchs across various Christian denominations.
Gregory III Laham
Gregory III (Laham) (Arabic: غريغوريوس الثالث لحام‎) (Latin: Gregorius III Lahamus) (born December 15, 1933), Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, and Alexandria and Jerusalem, is the ...
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Abune Merkorios
Abuna Merkorios (Patriarch and Catholicos of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church) was the fourth Patriarch of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church elected after the death of Abuna Takla Haymanot ...
Shenork I Kaloustian of Constantinople
Archbishop Shenork I Kaloustian (in Armenian Շնորհք Գալուստյան) (27 September 1913 - 7 March 1990) was the 82nd Armenian Patriarch of Constantinople under the authority of the Catholicos of Armenia an...
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Basile Petros IV Avkadian
Basile Petros IV Avkadian (in Armenian Բարսեղ Պետրոս Դ. Աւգատեան ) was an Armenian Catholic Patriarch from Aleppo, Syria from 1780 until 1788. He started as part of the St. Antonin Order. He served th...
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List of Greek Orthodox Patriarchs of Alexandria
The Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Alexandria has the title Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa.The following list contains all the incumbents of the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Alexandria...
List of Patriarchs of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church
The following is a list of Patriarchs of All Bulgaria, heads of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church.
Abuna Salama III
Salama III (died 25 October 1867) was Abuna, or head of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church (1841 - 1867). Originally brought to Ethiopia by Dejazmach Wube Haile Maryam, he afterwards attached himself to th...
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Cyril IX Moghabghab
Cyril IX Moghabghab (October 29, 1855 – September 8, 1947) served as Patriarch of the Melkite Greek Catholic Church from 1925 to 1947.
Patriarch Cyril was born in Ain Zhalta, Lebanon on Octo...
Arsacius of Tarsus
Arsacius (before 324 – November 11, 405) was the intruding archbishop of Constantinople from 404 up to 405, after the violent expulsion of John Chrysostom.
He was the brother of Nectarius, Chrysos...
Malachia Ormanian
Malachia Ormanian (Armenian: Մաղաքիայ Օրմանեան; 11 February 1841—19 November 1918) was the Armenian Patriarch of Constantinople from 1896 to 1908. He was also a theologian, historian, and philolog...
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List of Melkite Greek Catholic Patriarchs of Antioch
This is a list of Melkite Greek Catholic Patriarchs of Antioch. The present complete title is Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, of Alexandria and Jerusalem of the Melkite Greek Catholic Church. T...
List of Melkite Greek Catholic Patriarchs of Antioch - Wikipedia
List of Patriarchs of the Church of the East
The Patriarch of the Church of the East (Patriarch of Babylon or Patriarch of the East) is the patriarch, or leader and head bishop (sometimes referred to as Catholicos or universal leader) of the Ch...
List of Patriarchs of the Church of the East - Wikipedia
Abune Paulos
Abune Paulos (3 November 1935 – 16 August 2012) was Patriarch of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church (1992–2012). His full title was "His Holiness Abuna Paulos, Fifth Patriarch and Catholicos ...
Hemaiag Bedros XVII Ghedighian
Hemaiag Bedros XVII Ghedighian (in Armenian Հմայեակ Պետրոս ԺԷ. Կետիկեան) (2 October 1905, in Partizak, Armenia – 28 November 1998, in Lebanon) was the Armenian Catholic Catholicos-Patriarch of Cilicia...
Patriarchs of Constantinople

On May 11, 330 the town of Constantinople was consecrated by the Roman emperor Constantine I on the site of an already-existing city, Byzantium, thus becoming the capital of the East Roman Empire...
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Armenian Patriarchate of Constantinople
28°57′40″E / 41.0045°N 28.9612°E / 41.0045; 28.9612The Armenian Patriarchate of Constantinople (Western Armenian: Պատրիարքութիւն Հայոց Կոստանդնուպոլսոյ, Badriark'ut'iun Ha...
Armenian Patriarchate of Constantinople - Wikipedia
Patriarch of Grado
This is a list of the Patriarchs of Grado (north-eastern Italy). The patriarchate came into being when the schismatic Patriarch of Aquileia, Paulinus (557-569), moved to Grado in the mid 6th century. ...
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Patriarch Euphemius of Constantinople
Euphemius of Constantinople (died 515) was Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople (490–496). Theophanes calls him Euthymius. Prior to his appointment, Euphemius was a presbyter of Constantinople, admi...
List of Catholicoi of Armenia
This is a list of The Catholicoi of all Armenians, head bishops of the Armenian Apostolic Church.
(Name in English, dates, Armenian name in Eastern Armenian spelling)Arsacid Dynasty (from 301 to 4...
List of Catholicoi of Armenia - Wikipedia
Archbishop Maximianus of Constantinople
Maximianus was the archbishop of Constantinople from 25 October 431 until his death on 12 April 434.
Maximianus had led a monastic life and had entered presbyteral orders; his action in building, ...
Abuna Takla Haymanot
Abuna Takla Haymanot or Abune Takla Haymanot (died May 1988) was the third Patriarch of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahido Church.
His Holiness Abune Takla Haymanot was born in 1918, the son of a sim...
Abuna Takla Haymanot - Wikipedia
Michael Petros III Kasparian
Michael Petros III Kasbarian (in Armenian Միքայէլ Պետրոս Գ. Գասպարեան ) was a member of the Order of St. Antoine, from Aleppo, Syria.During his time at Bzommar there was not a church. All the big ...
Demetrius I Qadi
Demetrius I Qadi (or Dimitros I Cadi) (January 18, 1861 – October 25, 1925) was patriarch of the Melkite Greek Catholic Church from 1919 until 1925.
Joseph Qadi was born in Damascus, Syria....
Demetrius I Qadi - Wikipedia
Nestorius
Nestorius (/ˌnɛsˈtɔriəs/; in Greek: Νεστόριος; c. 386 – 450) was Archbishop of Constantinople from 10 April 428 until August 431, when the emperor Theodosius II confirmed his condemnation by ...
Ignatius Bedros XVI Batanian
Ignatius Bedros XVI Batanian (in Armenian Իգնատիոս Պետրոս ԺԶ Պաթանեան French Ignace Pierre XVI Batanian; 15 February 1899, Mardin, Ottoman Empire – 9 October 1979, Lebanon) was Armenian Catholic Cath...
Vasyl Lypkivsky
Vasyl Kostantynovytch Lypkivsky (Ukrainian: Василь Костянтинович Липківський, Russian: Василий Константинович Липковский; 7 September 1864 — 27 November 1937) was founder of the Ukrainian Auto...
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Schism of 1552
The Schism of 1552 was an important event in the history of the Church of the East. It divided the church into two factions, of which one entered into communion with Rome and the other remained indep...
Schism of 1552 - Wikipedia
Maximos IV Sayegh
Maximos IV Sayegh (or Saïgh) (April 10, 1878 – November 5, 1967) was Patriarch of the Melkite Greek Catholic Church from 1947 until his death in 1967. One of the fathers of Second Vatican Council, the...
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List of bishops and patriarchs of Aquileia
This is a list of bishops and patriarchs of Aquileia in northeastern Italy. For the ecclesiastical history of the diocese, see Patriarchate of Aquileia.From 553 until 698 the archbishops renounced Pap...
Maximos III Mazloum
Maximos III Michael Mazloum, (1779–1855) was patriarch of the Melkite Greek Catholic Church from 1833 until 1855. As patriarch he reformed church administration and bolstered clerical education. He wa...
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