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Seniority by Bishop Ordination

YearsNameCurrent Title
Most Senior
8 Dec 1979 Archbishop Athanase Matti Shaba MatokaArchbishop Emeritus of Baghdad (Syrian)
7 Mar 1982 Bishop Ibrahim Namo IbrahimBishop Emeritus of Saint Thomas the Apostle of Detroit (Chaldean), USA
21 Aug 1983 Archbishop Paul Dahdah, O.C.D.Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Beirut {Bairut}, Lebanon
21 Oct 1984 Bishop Bawai (Ashur) SoroBishop of Mar Addai of Toronto (Chaldean), Canada
7 Oct 1994 Archbishop Giuseppe LazzarottoApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Israel
5 May 1996 Archbishop Djibrail KassabBishop Emeritus of Saint Thomas the Apostle of Sydney (Chaldean), Australia
26 Sep 1997 Archbishop Jacques IshaqCurial Bishop Emeritus of Babylon {Babilonia} (Chaldean)
9 Dec 1999 Archbishop Basile Georges CasmoussaApostolic Visitor (Visitator)
20 Jan 2001 Archbishop Jean Benjamin Sleiman, O.C.D.Archbishop of Baghdad
16 Feb 2001 Bishop Shlemon WarduniCurial Bishop of Babylon {Babilonia} (Chaldean)
19 Mar 2001 Fernando Cardinal FiloniPrefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, Roman Curia
1 Feb 2002 Bishop Rabban Al-QasBishop of Amadiyah and Zaku (Chaldean)
Most Junior
10 Oct 2015 Archbishop Alberto Ortega MartínApostolic Nuncio to Jordan
6 Feb 2015 Bishop Basel Salim YaldoCurial Bishop of Babylon {Babilonia} (Chaldean)
6 Feb 2015 Bishop Emmanuel Hanna Shaleta (Challita)Bishop of Saint Peter the Apostle of San Diego (Chaldean), USA
24 Jan 2014 Bishop Saad SiropApostolic Visitor (Visitator)
24 Jan 2014 Archbishop Yousif Thomas Mirkis, O.P.Archbishop of Kerkūk (Chaldean)
24 Jan 2014 Archbishop Habib Hormuz Al-NaufaliArchbishop of Bassorah {Basra} (Chaldean)
16 Apr 2011 Archbishop Youhanna Boutros MosheArchbishop of Mossul (Syrian)
16 Apr 2011 Archbishop Ephrem Yousif Abba MansoorArchbishop of Baghdad (Syrian)
9 Oct 2010 Archbishop Giorgio LinguaApostolic Nuncio to Cuba
3 Jul 2010 Archbishop Bashar Matti Warda, C.SS.R.Archbishop of Arbil {Erbil} (Chaldean)
11 Jun 2010 Bishop Barnaba Yousif Benham HabashBishop of Our Lady of Deliverance of Newark (Syrian), USA
8 Jan 2010 Archbishop Amel Shamon NonaBishop of Saint Thomas the Apostle of Sydney (Chaldean), Australia


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