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Syrian Arab Republic

Seniority by Bishop Ordination


Ordained
Bishop
YearsNameCurrent Title
Most Senior
12 Nov 1977 Bishop Georges Abi-Saber, O.L.M.Bishop Emeritus of Saint-Maron de Montréal (Maronite), Canada
27 Nov 1981 Patriarch Grégoire III (Loutfi) Laham, B.S.Patriarch of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek)
3 Jul 1983 Archbishop Boulos Nassif Borkhoche, S.M.S.P.Archbishop Emeritus of Bosra e Haūrān (Melkite Greek)
8 Oct 1983 Archbishop Giovanni Battista MorandiniApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Syria
18 Dec 1983 Archbishop Denys Raboula Antoine BeylouniCurial Bishop Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch} (Syrian), Lebanon
20 Oct 1984 Archbishop Pier Giacomo De NicolòApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Switzerland
26 Oct 1986 Archbishop Abraham Nehmé, B.C.Archbishop Emeritus of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud) (Melkite Greek)
4 Feb 1990 Archbishop Boutros MarayatiArchbishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Armenian)
18 Mar 1990 Bishop Joseph Arnaouti, I.C.P.B.Patriarchal Exarch of Damas (Armenian)
4 Oct 1992 Bishop Armando Bortolaso, S.D.B.Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Alep [Beroea, Halab]
10 Oct 1992 Archbishop Isidore Battikha, B.A.Archbishop Emeritus of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud) (Melkite Greek)
11 Oct 1992 Bishop Antoine Audo, S.J.Bishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Chaldean)
Most Junior
11 Jan 2014 Bishop Georges Abou Khazen, O.F.M.Vicar Apostolic of Alep [Beroea, Halab]
27 Sep 2013 Bishop Ibrahim Salameh, S.M.S.P.Apostolic Exarch of Argentina (Melkite Greek)
25 Aug 2013 Archbishop Nicolas Antiba, B.A.Archbishop of Bosra e Haūrān (Melkite Greek)
25 Feb 2012 Bishop Elias Khoury SlemanBishop of Lattaquié {Laodicea} (Maronite)
22 May 2011 Bishop Timoteo Hikmat BeylouniApostolic Exarch of Venezuela (Syrian)
20 May 2011 Bishop Jihad Mtanos BattahCurial Bishop of Antiochia {Antioch} (Syrian), Lebanon
3 Feb 2007 Archbishop Jean-Abdo Arbach, B.C.Archbishop of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud) (Melkite Greek)
10 Dec 2006 Archbishop Michel Abrass, B.A.Archbishop of Tyr (Melkite Greek), Lebanon
26 Nov 2006 Archbishop Samir NassarArchbishop of Damas (Maronite)
24 Mar 2006 Archbishop Georges Michel BakarProtosyncellus of Egypt, Sudan, and South Sudan (Melkite Greek)
9 May 2004 Bishop Kricor-Okosdinos (Augustin) CoussaBishop of Iskanderiya {Alexandria} (Armenian), Egypt
12 Sep 2003 Bishop Iwannis Louis AwadApostolic Exarch Emeritus of Venezuela (Syrian)

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