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beatitude

an honorific title of the Eastern Christian Church, applied to those of patriarchal rank

Beatitude

New Testament any of eight distinctive sayings of Jesus in the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5:3--11) in which he declares that the poor, the meek, those that mourn, the merciful, the peacemakers, the pure of heart, those that thirst for justice, and those that are persecuted will, in various ways, receive the blessings of heaven
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The committee voiced support to the statement of the Roman Orthodox Patriarch represented by his Beatitude Patriarch, Theophilos III, the Armenian Patriarch represented by his Beatitude Patriarch, Nourhan Manougian, and Custody of the Holy Land represented by FC Francesco Patton.
This came during the reception of His Beatitude John V to the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain to the Russian Federation, Ahmed Abdulrahman Al-Saati, in the presence of the Representative of Patriarch of Antioch to Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, Niphon Saikali.
As a father of three children, Popcak realized that Jesus' call to be humble in the first Beatitude (Blessed are the poor in spirit) stands in direct opposition to what modern men learn growing up.
During an official visit to Israel Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman had a meeting with His Beatitude Theophilos III, Patriarch of Jerusalem and All Palestine, Syria, Arabia, and beyond the Jordan River, Kana of Galilee and Holy Sion.
The pair discussed the developments over the domestic scene and his Beatitude wished Hariri best luck in forming a cabinet capable of confronting the challenges that the country is facing.
Cyril and Methodius University, Velimir Stojkovski, and His Beatitude Stefan, the Archbishop of Ohrid and Macedonia.
His Beatitude Fouad Twal, Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, met with White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough, and Counselor to the President John Podesta, this morning to discuss the situation of the Christians in the Holy Land, specifically in the context of the crisis in Gaza.
approaches each commandment and beatitude in the same way: first, a close exegesis; second, a theological analysis that draws on classical sources and contemporary moral theology; third, consideration of what virtue is endorsed by the text as well as what practices would support development of that virtue; finally, the social and communal aspects of the commandment and its associated virtue are examined.
The King was speaking as he received His Beatitude John X, Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch and all the East, who is taking part in the 'Civilisations in Service to Humanity' conference, which opened in Bahrain on Monday under the patronage of the King.
Kirkuk / Nina /-- His Beatitude Patriarch 1st Raphael Louis Sako head of the Chaldean sect in Iraq and the world has distribute aid to thousands of displaced families and people of Fallujah and Ramadi in Umm Al Qura mosque in Baghdad today.
Paul-Andre Durocher has sent a letter of solidarity and prayer to His Beatitude Sviatoslav Shevchuk, Major Archbishop of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church and to Archbishop Lawrence Huclak, OSBM, Metropolitan of Ukrainian Catholics in Canada.
We want Syria to be always a homeland for togetherness where mosque minarets and church bells meet, where tranquility and calm prevail, not the whip of terrorism and menace," His Beatitude said, stressing that Syria was created to shed light on the world, not to shed tears for its displaced children.