Hegoumenos

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  • higoumène — ⇒HIGOUMÈNE, HÉGOUMÈNE, subst. Supérieur(e) d un monastère de rite byzantin. Le R. P. Gabriel, higoumène, eut la bonté de nous recevoir (M. RICHARD ds B.I.R.H.T., t. 13, 1964 65, p. 38). Les sœurs catholiques de rite oriental d Aubazine ne… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • hégoumène — ⇒HIGOUMÈNE, HÉGOUMÈNE, subst. Supérieur(e) d un monastère de rite byzantin. Le R. P. Gabriel, higoumène, eut la bonté de nous recevoir (M. RICHARD ds B.I.R.H.T., t. 13, 1964 65, p. 38). Les sœurs catholiques de rite oriental d Aubazine ne… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Kloster Chortaiton — ehemalige Zisterzienserabtei Chortaiton Lage Griechenland  Griechenland bei Thessaloniki Koordinaten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Hierarchy of the Early Church — • The word hierarchy is used here to denote the three grades of bishop, priest, and deacon (ministri) Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Hierarchy of the Early Church     Hierarchy of the Early Church …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Eastern Monasticism —     Eastern Monasticism     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Eastern Monasticism     (1) Origin     The first home of Christian monasticism is the Egyptian desert. Hither during persecution men fled the world and the danger of apostasy, to serve God in… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • higoumène ou, rare, hégoumène — ● higoumène ou, rare, hégoumène nom masculin (grec moderne hêgoumenos) Supérieur d un monastère orthodoxe. ● higoumène ou, rare, hégoumène (synonymes) nom masculin (grec moderne hêgoumenos) Supérieur d un monastère orthodoxe. Synonymes :… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • hegumen — hə̇ˈgyümə̇n noun ( s) Etymology: Late Latin hegumenus, from Late Greek hēgoumenos, from Greek hēgoumenos leader, president, from present participle of hēgeisthai to lead more at seek : the head of a religious community (as a small monastery) in… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Serbian Orthodox Church — Српска православна црква Srpska pravoslavna crkva Cathe …   Wikipedia

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