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...
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Ignatius Isaac Azar
Ignatius Isaac Azar was the Patriarch of Antioch, and head of the Syriac Orthodox Church from 1709 until his resignation in 1722.
Isaac was born in 1647 in the city of Mosul, son of Maqdisi ‘Aza...
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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Ignatius Peter VII Jarweh
Mar Ignatius Peter VII Jarweh (or Butrus Javré, Jaroueh, Garweh, Djarweh, Giarvé, 1777–1851) was Patriarch of the Syriac Catholic Church from 1820 to 1851.
Peter Jarweh was born on 9 July 17...
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Ignatius Nemet Allah I
Ignatius Nemet Aloho (also Ignatius Ni‘matallah, Latinized as Nehemias) was the Patriarch of Antioch, and head of the Syriac Orthodox Church from 1557 until his forced resignation in 1576. A learned...
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Porphyrus of Antioch
Porphyrus of Antioch was a Patriarch of Antioch. He succeeded Flavian I in 404 and died in 412 to be replaced by Alexander.In the aftermath of John Chrysostom's deposal by the Synod of the Oak and a s...
Ignatius Zakka I Iwas
Ignatius Zakka I Iwas (Syriac: ܐܝܓܢܐܛܝܘܣ ܙܟܝ ܩܕܡܝܐ ܥܝܘܐܨ, Arabic: إغناطيوس زكا الأول عيواص‎, Zakkà ‘Īwāṣ, born Sanharib Iwas, 21 April 1933 – 21 March 2014) was the 122nd reigning Syriac...
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Ignatius Joseph III Yonan
Ignatius Ephrem Joseph III Younan (or Yonan, Syriac: ܐܓܢܛܝܘܣ ܝܘܣܦ ܬܠܝܬܝܐ ܝܘܢܢ, born November 15, 1944) is the Patriarch of Antioch and all the East of the Syrians for the Syriac Catholic Church si...
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Gregory of Antioch
Gregory of Antioch was the Greek Patriarch of Antioch from 571 to 593. Gregory of Antioch began as a monk in the monastery of the Byzantines in Jerusalem, or so we learn from Evagrius Scholasticus. H...
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...
Ignatius III David
Ignatius III David was the Patriarch of Antioch, and head of the Syriac Orthodox Church from 1222 until 1252.
In 1215, David was ordained maphrian by John XI Yeshu upon which he took the name Igna...
Jacob Awad
Jacob IV Awad (or Ya'qub Awwad, Auwad, Aouad, Arabic: يعقوب الرابع عوّاد‎, Latin: Iacobus Evodius Hasruensis) was the Maronite Patriarch of Antioch from 1705 to his death in 1733.
Ja...
St. Peter's Basilica
St. Peter's Basilica (Latin: Basilica Sancti Petri; Italian: Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano) is a Late Renaissance church located within Vatican City.Designed principally by Donato Bramant...
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Patriarch George of Antioch
George I of Antioch (Syriac: Mor Gewargis) was the Patriarch of Antioch, and head of the Syriac Orthodox Church from 758 until his death in 790.
George was born in Baltan, near Emesa, into a famil...
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Simon Magus
Simon the Sorcerer or Simon the Magician, in Latin Simon Magus, (Greek Σίμων ὁ μάγος) was a Samaritan magus or religious figure and a convert to Christianity, baptised by Philip the Evangelist, whose ...
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Flavian II of Antioch
Flavian II of Antioch (Greek: Φλαβιανός Β Αντιοχείας) was the Patriarch of Antioch from 498 until his deposition in 512.
Flavian was a Basilian monk at the Monastery of Tilmognon and later bec...
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Dionysius of Tel Mahre
Dionysius I Telmaharoyo (Latin: Dionysius Telmaharensis) was the Patriarch of Antioch, and head of the Syriac Orthodox Church from 818 until his death in 845. He was also the author of the Annals, an ...
Ignatius Behnam II Benni
Mar Ignatius Behnam II Benni (1831–1897) was Patriarch of the Syriac Catholic Church from 1893 to 1897.
Behnam Benni was born on 14 August 1831 (Julian Calendar) near Mosul. In 1847 he was a...
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John the Oxite
John VII the Oxite was the Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch at the time of the Siege of Antioch in 1097 in front of the besieging army of the First Crusade. He was imprisoned by the Turkish governor, Yag...
Patriarch of Antioch
Patriarch of Antioch is a traditional title held by the Bishop of Antioch. As the traditional "overseer" (ἐπίσκοπος, episkopos, from which the word bishop is derived) of the first gentile Christian co...
George Beseb'ely
George II Rizqallah Beseb'ely (or Jirjis al-Basba'li, Beseb'ely, Arabic: جرجس الثاني رزق الله البسبعلي‎, Latin: Georgius Sebelensis), was the Maronite Patriarch of Antioch from 1657 to h...
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Simon Awad
Simon VII Awad (or Sim'an Awwad, Auwad, Aouad, Arabic: سمعان السابع عوّاد‎, Latin: Simeon Evodius), 1683–1756, was the Maronite Patriarch of Antioch from 1743 to his death in 1756.
S...
Aimery of Limoges
Aimery or Aymery of Limoges (died c. 1196), Aimerikos in Greek and Hemri in Armenian, was a Roman Catholic ecclesiarch in Frankish Outremer and the fourth Latin Patriarch of Antioch from c. 1140 until...