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Catholicos

(kəˈθɒlɪkɒs)
n
(Roman Catholic Church) the patriarch of the Armenian Church
[C17: from Greek katholikos; see catholic]
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Noun1.Catholicos - the ecclesiastical title of the leaders of the Nestorian and Armenian churches
spiritual leader - a leader in religious or sacred affairs
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The invitation has not been sent to I Armenian Catholicos II Karekin in participating at the events that to be held on the occasion of the 70th birthday and 40th Anniversary of Sheikh ul-Islam activity of Chairman of Caucasus Muslims Office Allahshukur Pashazadeh, the Chairman told APA in an interview.
The greetings were also received by the OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities Lamberto Zannier, King of Malaysia Sultan Abdulla Riyaduddin Al-Mustafah, President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Nguyen Fu Chong, Prime Minister of Thailand, General Prut Chan-Ochha, Nicos Anastasiadis of Cyprus, Chairman of the Grand National Assembly of the Republic of Turkey Mustafa ?entop, Chairman of the Caucasian Muslim Board, Co-Chair of the CIS Inter-Religious Council Sheikh ul-Islam Allahshukur Pasha-zade, Catholicos of All Armenians and Catholicos of all Armenians spit Garegin II sent.
Damascus, SANA -- President Bashar al-Assad on Tuesday received Catholicos Aram I Keshishian, head of the Catholicosate of the Great House of Cilicia of the Armenian Apostolic Church.
Catholic Bishop's Conference of India (CBCI) President Cardinal Moran Mar Baselios Cleemis Catholicos, who's also the head of the Syro Malankara Catholic Church, led the funeral ceremony along with other bishops and priests.
NNA - Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon, Walid Bukhari, visited on Tuesday the Armenian Orthodox Catholicosate in Antelias where he met with Catholicos Aram I Keshishian, in the presence of Tachnag Party Secretary General, MP Hagop Pakradounian.
Aoun welcomed the heads of the Oriental Orthodox Churches: Mor Ignatius Aphrem II, Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark Episcopate, and Catholicos Aram I of the Great House of Cilicia, who participated in the inauguration of the new Patriarchal Residence.
However, the country's population is obviously tired of the AAC's current leadership, and therefore, people protest in Yerevan, demanding the resignation of the Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II.
The 50th-anniversary celebrations of the cathedral were inaugurated by its supreme head, Baselios Marthoma Paulose II Catholicos on Friday.
Manama, May 21 (BNA): Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain to the State of Kuwait, Shaikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, received His Holiness Aram I, Catholicos of the Cilicia of the Armenians, on the occasion of his recent visit to Kuwait to inaugurate a new cathedral and a prelacy for the Armenian community.
This view had become intimately connected to Hazzaya, but also with an important part of the East Syriac mystical tradition that was hereticized by the East Syriac Catholicos Timothy I (reigned 780-823), then later condemned by the synod.
7 (Petra) -- Head of the Catholicosate of the Great House of Cilicia, Catholicos Aram I, said despite challenges facing Middle East Christians, they remain determined to stay because they belong there and share their Muslim brothers these difficulties.
But Tuesday's list of VIPs leaving or arriving at the airport included figures from the religious persuasion, among them Maronite Patriarch Beshara Rai, who departed for Rome; Orthodox Patriarch John X Yazigi, who left for Warsaw; Armenian Orthodox Catholicos Aram I Keshishian, who left for Geneva; and Patriarch of Catholic Syriacs Ignatius Youssef III, who arrived from Paris.