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Syrian Arab Republic

Oldest and Youngest Bishops


BirthdateAgeNameCurrent Title
Oldest
17 Aug 1926 Bishop Armando Bortolaso, S.D.B.Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Alep [Beroea, Halab]
8 Oct 1927 Archbishop Abraham (Ibrahim) 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 Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek)
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
13 Jan 1940 Archbishop Diego CauseroApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Switzerland
28 Apr 1940 Bishop Massoud MassoudBishop Emeritus of Lattaquié {Laodicea} (Maronite)
12 Nov 1940 Archbishop Fares MaakarounBishop Emeritus of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo (Melkite Greek), Sao Paulo, Brazil
18 Mar 1941 Archbishop Gregorios Elias TabéArchbishop of Damas (Syrian)
Youngest
17 Jul 1979 Father Rami Al-KabalanApostolic Visitor (Visitator)
28 Mar 1971 Archbishop Joseph TobjiArchbishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Maronite)
12 Jan 1961 Bishop Antoine ChbeirBishop of Lattaquié {Laodicea} (Maronite)
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
1 Jul 1952 Archbishop Théophile Philippe BarakatArchbishop of Homs (-Hama-Nabk) (Syrian)
28 Jun 1952 Archbishop Jean-Abdo Arbach, B.C.Archbishop of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud) (Melkite Greek)
16 Aug 1951 Bishop Elias Khoury SlemanBishop Emeritus 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)

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