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Eparchy of Ispahan {Esfáan) (Armenian)

Eparchia Hispahanensis Armenorum



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Eparchy
  • Erected: 30 April 1850
  • Metropolitan: Patriarchate of Cilicia (Armenian)
  • Armenian Catholic Church of the Armenian Tradition
  • Country: Iran, Islamic Republic of
  • Mailing Address: Armenian Catholic Bishopric, P.O. Box 11318, Khiaban Ghazali 65, Tehran, Iran
  • Telephone: (021)677.07.204
  • Fax: 667.27.533

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
30 April 1850ErectedEparchy of Ispahan {Esfáan) (Armenian) (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
19492,50015,000,000.0%4462563ap1951
19702,00024,000,000.0%3145001123ap1971
19802,700339003111ap1981
19902,18033726342ap1991
19982,200221,10033ap2001
200110,000225,000311ap2002
200210,000225,000211ap2003
200310,000225,000211ap2004
200410,000225,000211ap2005
200610,000225,000211ap2007
20098,000224,000321ap2010

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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