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Seniority by Bishop Ordination

YearsNameCurrent Title
Most Senior
27 Oct 1974 Archbishop Hanna ZoraBishop Emeritus of Mar Addai of Toronto (Chaldean), Canada
5 Oct 1975 Archbishop Luigi ContiApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Malta
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 of Beirut {Bairut}, Lebanon
21 Oct 1984 Bishop Bawai (Ashur) SoroOfficial of Saint Peter the Apostle of San Diego (Chaldean), USA
23 Oct 1992 Archbishop Georges El-Murr, B.C.Archbishop Emeritus of Petra e Filadelfia (Melkite Greek), Jordan
7 Oct 1994 Archbishop Giuseppe LazzarottoApostolic Nuncio 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 CasmoussaCurial Bishop of Antiochia {Antioch} (Syrian), Lebanon
20 Jan 2001 Archbishop Jean Benjamin Sleiman, O.C.D.Archbishop of Baghdad
Most Junior
6 Feb 2015 Bishop Basel Salim YaldoCurial Bishop of Babylon {Babilonia} (Chaldean)
6 Feb 2015 Bishop Emmanuel Hanna ChallitaBishop of Mar Addai of Toronto (Chaldean), Canada
24 Jan 2014 Bishop Saad SiropAuxiliary Bishop of Babylon {Babilonia} (Chaldean)
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
4 Aug 2007 Archbishop Emmanuel DabbaghianArchbishop of Baghdad (Armenian)


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