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Diocese of Amadiyah (Chaldean)

Dioecesis Amadiensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Rabban Al-Qas, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 1785
  • Metropolitan: Patriarchate of Babylon {Babilonia} (Chaldean)
  • Chaldean Catholic Church of the Chaldean Tradition
  • Country: Iraq
  • Mailing Address: Eveche Chaldeen, Duhok, Iraq

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
1785ErectedDiocese of Amadiyah (Chaldean) (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
19596,78377,5508.7%82106781612ap1960
19708,58079,00010.9%881,0722217ap1971
19802,50033833167ap1981
19901,5003350062612ap1991
19982,4523381742ap2001
20012,4523381712ap2002
20022,0003366610ap2003
20032,0003366610ap2007
20064,000331,33314ap2010
20093,8007754214ap2013

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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