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Archdiocese of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Melkite Greek)

Archidioecesis Aleppensis o Beroeensis Graecorum Melkitarum



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Bishop(s)


Suffragan Dioceses

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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Elevated: 6th Century
  • Metropolitan See
  • Melkite Greek Catholic Church of the Byzantine Tradition
  • Country: Syrian Arab Republic
  • Mailing Address: Archeveche Grec-Catholique, 9 Place Farhat, B.P. 146, Alep, Syrie
  • Telephone: (021)221.93.04/7
  • Fax: 211.93.08

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Eparchy of Alep (Melkite Greek)
4th CenturyErectedEparchy of Alep (Melkite Greek) (erected)
Archdiocese of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Melkite Greek)
6th CenturyElevatedEparchy of Alep (Melkite Greek) Archdiocese of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Melkite Greek)
1790ElevatedArchdiocese of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Melkite Greek) (became a Metropolitan)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Archdiocese of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Melkite Greek)
195916,800428,0003.9%18422763122116ap1960
196915,0001,000,0001.5%183217147276ap1971
198011,000141157331318ap1981
199011,000131147851288ap1991
199920,000153181,1113309ap2000
200020,000163191,05210309ap2001
200120,000163191,0523229ap2002
200220,000163191,0523219ap2003
200317,000163198943229ap2004
200417,0001531894432510ap2005
200617,000161171,00012610ap2007
200917,000161171,00012810ap2010
201218,00020121857112812ap2013

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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