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Bishop John Adel Elya, B.S.

Bishop Emeritus of Newton (Our Lady of the Annunciation in Boston) (Melkite Greek), USA


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
16 Sep 1928 Born
1949²20.2Solemn VowsMember of Arrouhbaniat Albassiliat Almoukhalissiat (Melkite Greek)
17 Feb 195223.4Ordained PriestPriest of Arrouhbaniat Albassiliat Almoukhalissiat (Melkite Greek)
21 Mar 198657.5AppointedAuxiliary Bishop of Newton (Our Lady of the Annunciation in Boston) (Melkite Greek), USA
21 Mar 198657.5AppointedTitular Bishop of Abila Lysaniae
29 Jun 198657.7Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Abila Lysaniae
25 Nov 199365.1AppointedBishop of Newton (Our Lady of the Annunciation in Boston) (Melkite Greek), USA
25 Jan 199465.3InstalledBishop of Newton (Our Lady of the Annunciation in Boston) (Melkite Greek), USA
22 Jun 200475.7RetiredBishop of Newton (Our Lady of the Annunciation in Boston) (Melkite Greek), USA

Note(s): ² Month Uncertain

MicroData Summary for John Adel Elya
Bishop John Adel Elya B.S. (born ) Bishop Emeritus of Newton (Our Lady of the Annunciation in Boston)

EventPlace
Birth PlaceMaghdouché, Lebanon

Please contact the Bishop through the Eparchy of Newton (Our Lady of the Annunciation in Boston) (Melkite Greek).

  • a priest for years
  • a bishop for years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • sole/i: CB, 19 Jul 2017

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