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Archdiocese of Bosra e Haūrān (Melkite Greek)

Archidioecesis Bostrenus et Auranensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Nicolas Antiba, B.A., Archbishop
  • Boulos Nassif Borkhoche, S.M.S.P., Archbishop Emeritus

Suffragan Dioceses

(none)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Name Changed: 1881
  • Metropolitan See
  • Melkite Greek Catholic Church of the Byzantine Tradition
  • Country: Syrian Arab Republic
  • Mailing Address: Archeveche Grec-Melkite-Catholique, Khabab, Hauarn, Syrie
  • Telephone: (015)85.50.12
  • Fax: 85.53.94

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Archdiocese of Bosra (Melkite Greek)
1687ErectedArchdiocese of Bosra (Melkite Greek) (erected)
Archdiocese of Bosra e Haūrān (Melkite Greek)
1881Name ChangedArchdiocese of Bosra (Melkite Greek) Archdiocese of Bosra e Haūrān (Melkite Greek)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Archdiocese of Bosra e Haūrān (Melkite Greek)
19508,830220,0004.0%1515588223ap1951
195910,800260,0004.2%151572031425ap1960
197016,000250,0006.4%1116,0001739ap1971
198018,000143171,0584642ap1981
199027,000164201,3506942ap1991
199927,000192211,2854642ap2000
200027,000191201,3501642ap2001
200127,000191201,3501942ap2002
200227,000191201,3502842ap2003
200327,00018181,5001842ap2004
200427,00018181,5001842ap2005
200627,000181191,4211842ap2007
200927,000201211,2852644ap2010
201227,000211221,2272831ap2013

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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