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Diocese of Alquoch (Chaldean)

Dioecesis Alquoshensis Chaldaeorum



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Bishop(s)

  • Mikha Pola Maqdassi, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 24 October 1960
  • Metropolitan: Patriarchate of Babylon {Babilonia} (Chaldean)
  • Chaldean Catholic Church of the Chaldean Tradition
  • Country: Iraq
  • Mailing Address: Eveche Chaldeen, Alquosh, Ninewah, Iraq
  • Telephone: (060) 64.1212
  • Fax: 461.1703

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
24 October 1960ErectedDiocese of Alquoch (Chaldean) (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
197013,00065,00020.0%1341776416166ap1971
198013,000443,2507157ap1981
199013,500771,928148ap1991
199916,190153188994127ap2000
200016,50092111,5005127ap2001
200117,000112131,3074147ap2002
200215,000122141,0715157ap2003
200317,947122141,2815157ap2004
200417,487122141,2495157ap2005
200620,820113141,4876158ap2006
200932,07092112,9155168ap2010
201222,3006282,7875118ap2013

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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