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Archdiocese of Tyr (Melkite Greek)

Archidioecesis Tyrensis Graecorum Melkitarum



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Bishop(s)

  • Georges Bacaouni (Bakouny), Archbishop
  • Jean Assaad Haddad, Archbishop Emeritus

Suffragan Dioceses

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Archdiocese
  • Erected: 1683
  • Metropolitan See
  • Melkite Greek Catholic Church of the Byzantine Tradition
  • Country: Lebanon
  • Mailing Address: Archeveche Grec-Melkite-Catholique, B.P. 257, Tyr, Liban
  • Telephone: (07)740.015
  • Fax: 349.180

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
1683ErectedArchdiocese of Tyr (Melkite Greek) (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
19507,945102,5007.8%36988210ap1951
19706,200551,24011ap1971
19806,000661,00048ap1981
19907,3004261,216249ap1991
19998,7007310870379ap2000
20008,8005381,100379ap2001
20017,200549800449ap2002
20027,0003141,75099ap2003
20037,000538875889ap2004
20047,0008311636389ap2005
20093,100131142211713ap2010
20103,100121132381712ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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