Please Enter Your Search Term Below:
 Websearch   Directory   Dictionary   FactBook 
  Wikipedia: Patriarch of Jerusalem

Wikipedia: Patriarch of Jerusalem
Patriarch of Jerusalem
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

The term Patriarch of Jerusalem can mean either the Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, who is one of the Roman Catholic "patriarchs of the east", or the Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem, who is one of nine highest-ranking Eastern Orthodox bishops, called patriarchs.

Both trace their successions back to James the Just, brother of Jesus Christ, who was head of the first Christian Church in Jerusalem.

This is a disambiguation page; that is, one that just points to other pages that might otherwise have the same name. If you followed a link here, you might want to go back and fix the link, so that it points to the appropriate page.


  

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. 
Modified by Geona