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Syrian Arab Republic

Oldest and Youngest Bishops

BirthdateAgeNameCurrent Title
17 Aug 1926 Bishop Armando Bortolaso, S.D.B.Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Alep [Beroea, Halab]
8 Oct 1927 Archbishop Abraham Nehmé, B.C.Archbishop Emeritus of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud) (Melkite Greek)
11 Mar 1929 Archbishop Pier Giacomo De NicolòApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Switzerland
8 Aug 1930 Archbishop Denys Raboula Antoine BeylouniCurial Bishop Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch} (Syrian), Lebanon
7 Oct 1932 Archbishop Boulos Nassif Borkhoche, S.M.S.P.Archbishop Emeritus of Bosra e Haūrān (Melkite Greek)
15 Dec 1933 Patriarch Grégoire III (Loutfi) Laham, B.S.Patriarch of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek)
17 Apr 1934 Bishop Iwannis Louis AwadApostolic Exarch Emeritus of Venezuela (Syrian)
2 May 1936 Bishop Joseph Arnaouti, I.C.P.B.Patriarchal Exarch of Damas (Armenian)
30 Jun 1937 Archbishop Giovanni Battista MorandiniApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Syria
12 Jan 1940 Archbishop Youssef Anis Abi-Aad, Ist. del PradoArchbishop Emeritus of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Maronite)
13 Jan 1940 Archbishop Diego CauseroApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Switzerland
28 Apr 1940 Bishop Massoud MassoudBishop Emeritus of Lattaquié {Laodicea} (Maronite)
28 Mar 1971 Archbishop Joseph TobjiArchbishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Maronite)
29 Apr 1961 Bishop Kévork Assadourian, I.C.P.B.Auxiliary Bishop of Beirut {Bairut} (Armenian), Lebanon
12 Jan 1961 Bishop Antoine ChbeirBishop of Lattaquié {Laodicea} (Maronite)
26 Jun 1956 Bishop Jihad Mtanos BattahCurial Bishop of Antiochia {Antioch} (Syrian), Lebanon
17 Jun 1953 Bishop Kricor-Okosdinos (Augustin) CoussaBishop of Iskanderiya {Alexandria} (Armenian), Egypt
28 Jun 1952 Archbishop Jean-Abdo Arbach, B.C.Archbishop of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud) (Melkite Greek)
16 Aug 1951 Bishop Elias Khoury SlemanBishop Emeritus of Lattaquié {Laodicea} (Maronite)
28 Jul 1950 Archbishop Isidore Battikha, B.A.Archbishop Emeritus of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud) (Melkite Greek)
5 Jul 1950 Archbishop Samir NassarArchbishop of Damas (Maronite)
14 Dec 1948 Archbishop Michel Abrass, B.A.Archbishop of Tyr (Melkite Greek), Lebanon
26 Feb 1948 Archbishop Boutros MarayatiArchbishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Armenian)
3 Aug 1947 Bishop Georges Abou Khazen, O.F.M.Vicar Apostolic of Alep [Beroea, Halab]


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