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Syrian Arab Republic

Oldest and Youngest Bishops


BirthdateAgeNameCurrent Title
Oldest
12 May 1923 Bishop Georges Abi-Saber, O.L.M.Bishop Emeritus of Saint-Maron de Montréal (Maronite), Canada
17 Aug 1926 Bishop Armando Bortolaso, S.D.B.Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Alep [Beroea, Halab]
8 Oct 1927 Archbishop Abraham Nehmé, B.C.Archbishop Emeritus of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud) (Melkite Greek)
11 Mar 1929 Archbishop Pier Giacomo De NicolòApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Switzerland
8 Aug 1930 Archbishop Denys Raboula Antoine BeylouniCurial Bishop Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch} (Syrian), Lebanon
7 Oct 1932 Archbishop Boulos Nassif Borkhoche, S.M.S.P.Archbishop Emeritus of Bosra e Haūrān (Melkite Greek)
15 Dec 1933 Patriarch Grégoire III (Loutfi) Laham, B.S.Patriarch of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek)
17 Apr 1934 Bishop Iwannis Louis AwadApostolic Exarch Emeritus of Venezuela (Syrian)
2 May 1936 Bishop Joseph Arnaouti, I.C.P.B.Patriarchal Exarch of Damas (Armenian)
30 Jun 1937 Archbishop Giovanni Battista MorandiniApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Syria
22 Dec 1937 Bishop Giuseppe Nazzaro, O.F.M.Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Alep [Beroea, Halab]
12 Jan 1940 Archbishop Youssef Anis Abi-Aad, Ist. del PradoArchbishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Maronite)
Youngest
26 Jun 1956 Bishop Jihad Mtanos BattahCurial Bishop of Antiochia {Antioch} (Syrian), Lebanon
17 Jun 1953 Bishop Kricor-Okosdinos (Augustin) CoussaBishop of Iskanderiya {Alexandria} (Armenian), Egypt
28 Jun 1952 Archbishop Jean-Abdo Arbach, B.C.Archbishop of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud) (Melkite Greek)
16 Aug 1951 Bishop Elias Khoury SlemanBishop of Lattaquié {Laodicea} (Maronite)
28 Jul 1950 Archbishop Isidore Battikha, B.A.Archbishop Emeritus of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud) (Melkite Greek)
5 Jul 1950 Archbishop Samir NassarArchbishop of Damas (Maronite)
14 Dec 1948 Archbishop Michel Abrass, B.A.Archbishop of Tyr (Melkite Greek), Lebanon
26 Feb 1948 Archbishop Boutros MarayatiArchbishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Armenian)
3 Aug 1947 Bishop Georges Abou Khazen, O.F.M.Vicar Apostolic of Alep [Beroea, Halab]
19 Aug 1946 Archbishop Denys Antoine ChahdaArchbishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Syrian)
20 Jun 1946 Bishop Joseph Absi, S.M.S.P.Curial Bishop Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek)
20 Apr 1946 Archbishop Georges Michel BakarProtosyncellus of Egypt, Sudan, and South Sudan (Melkite Greek)

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