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Syrian Arab Republic

Seniority by Priestly Ordination


Ordained
Priest
YearsNameCurrent Title
Most Senior
12 Apr 1952 Archbishop Pier Giacomo De NicolòApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Switzerland
16 Jul 1952 Bishop Georges Abi-Saber, O.L.M.Bishop Emeritus of Saint-Maron de Montréal (Maronite), Canada
15 Jul 1953 Bishop Armando Bortolaso, S.D.B.Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Alep [Beroea, Halab]
3 Jan 1954 Archbishop Abraham Nehmé, B.C.Archbishop Emeritus of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud) (Melkite Greek)
17 Oct 1954 Archbishop Denys Raboula Antoine BeylouniCurial Bishop Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch} (Syrian), Lebanon
8 Dec 1957 Bishop Iwannis Louis AwadApostolic Exarch Emeritus of Venezuela (Syrian)
15 Feb 1959 Patriarch Grégoire III (Loutfi) Laham, B.S.Patriarch of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek)
14 Sep 1960 Archbishop Boulos Nassif Borkhoche, S.M.S.P.Archbishop Emeritus of Bosra e Haūrān (Melkite Greek)
22 Jul 1962 Archbishop Giovanni Battista MorandiniApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Syria
7 Apr 1963 Archbishop Diego CauseroApostolic Nuncio to Switzerland
29 Jun 1965 Bishop Giuseppe Nazzaro, O.F.M.Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Alep [Beroea, Halab]
24 Dec 1965 Bishop Jean Teyrouz, I.C.P.B.Bishop of Sainte-Croix-de-Paris (Armenian), France
Most Junior
19 May 1991 Bishop Jihad Mtanos BattahCurial Bishop of Antiochia {Antioch} (Syrian), Lebanon
29 Aug 1987 Bishop Elias Khoury SlemanBishop of Lattaquié {Laodicea} (Maronite)
1981 Archbishop Michel Abrass, B.A.Curial Bishop of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek)
24 Dec 1980 Bishop Kricor-Okosdinos (Augustin) CoussaBishop of Iskanderiya {Alexandria} (Armenian), Egypt
24 Aug 1980 Archbishop Jean-Abdo Arbach, B.C.Archbishop of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud) (Melkite Greek)
17 Aug 1980 Archbishop Samir NassarArchbishop of Damas (Maronite)
11 Apr 1980 Archbishop Isidore Battikha, B.A.Archbishop Emeritus of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud) (Melkite Greek)
5 Aug 1979 Bishop Antoine Audo, S.J.Bishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Chaldean)
13 Jul 1975 Bishop Ibrahim Salameh, S.M.S.P.Apostolic Exarch of Argentina (Melkite Greek)
6 Jul 1973 Archbishop Georges Michel BakarProtosyncellus of Egypt, Sudan, and South Sudan (Melkite Greek)
1 Jul 1973 Archbishop Denys Antoine ChahdaArchbishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Syrian)
28 Jun 1973 Bishop Georges Abou Khazen, O.F.M.Vicar Apostolic of Alep [Beroea, Halab]

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