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Maronite Catholic Church

Seniority by Priestly Ordination

YearsNameCurrent Title
Most Senior
25 Mar 1962 Bishop Ad Abi KaramBishop Emeritus of Saint Maron of Sydney, Australia
8 Dec 1963 Bishop Simon Atallah, O.A.M.Bishop Emeritus of Baalbek-Deir El-Ahmar, Lebanon
7 Jun 1964 Bishop Samir MazloumCurial Bishop Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch}, Lebanon
29 Aug 1964 Bishop Charbel Georges Merhi, M.L.Bishop Emeritus of San Charbel en Buenos Aires, Argentina
5 Jun 1965 Archbishop Paul Youssef MatarArchbishop Emeritus of Beirut {Bairut}, Lebanon
11 Jun 1967 Bishop Guy-Paul NoujaimAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Joubbé, Sarba e Jounieh, Lebanon
6 Aug 1967 Archbishop Paul Nabil El-SayahCurial Bishop Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch}, Lebanon
3 Sep 1967 Béchara Boutros Cardinal Raï, O.M.M.Patriarch of Antiochia {Antioch}, Lebanon
13 Jun 1970 Archbishop Chucrallah-Nabil El-HageArchbishop Emeritus of Tyr, Lebanon
2 Aug 1970 Bishop Massoud MassoudBishop Emeritus of Lattaquié {Laodicea}, Syria
28 Aug 1971 Bishop François Eid, O.M.M.Apostolic Visitor (Visitator) Emeritus
3 Jul 1977 Bishop Georges Miled Saad Abi Younes, O.L.M.Bishop of Nuestra Señora de los Mártires del Libano en México
Most Junior
17 Aug 1996 Bishop Youhanna Rafic WarchaCurial Bishop Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch}, Lebanon
10 Aug 1996 Bishop Antoine Aoukar, O.A.M.Curial Bishop of Antiochia {Antioch}, Lebanon
16 Mar 1996 Archbishop Joseph TobjiArchbishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab], Syria
23 Dec 1995 Father Fadi Abou Chebel, O.M.M.Apostolic Exarch of Colombia
14 Sep 1995 Bishop Joseph Naffah (Nafaa)Auxiliary Bishop of Joubbé, Sarba e Jounieh, Lebanon
13 Aug 1995 Bishop Joseph Emile MouawadBishop of Zahleh, Lebanon
10 Jul 1994 Archbishop Antoine Farès Bou NajemArchbishop of Antélias, Lebanon
21 May 1994 Archbishop Christophe Zakhia El-KassisApostolic Nuncio to United Arab Emirates
11 Jul 1993 Bishop Antoine-Charbel Tarabay, O.L.M.Bishop of Saint Maron of Sydney, Australia
24 Oct 1992 Archbishop Charbel Yusef AbdallahArchbishop of Tyr, Lebanon
14 Aug 1992 Bishop Juan Habib Chamieh, O.M.M.Bishop of San Charbel en Buenos Aires, Argentina
21 Apr 1991 Father Michel Jalakh, O.A.M.Secretary of the Dicastery for the Eastern Churches, Roman Curia


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