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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
21 Aug 201289.7DiedPaul Bassim, O.C.D. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Beirut {Bairut}
30 Aug 201261.6Ordained BishopMaroun Nasser GemayelBishop of Notre-Dame du Liban de Paris (Maronite), France
28 Oct 201278.9DiedGeorge Riashi, B.C. †Archbishop Emeritus of Tripoli del Libano {Tarabulus} (Melkite Greek)
24 Nov 201272.7Elevated to CardinalBéchara Boutros Raï, O.M.M.Cardinal, Patriarch of Antiochia {Antioch} (Maronite)
3 Dec 201274.0DiedJules Mikhael Al-JamilAuxiliary Bishop of Antiochia {Antioch} (Syrian)
10 Jan 201351.4ConfirmedPaul-Marwan Tabet, M.L.Bishop of Saint-Maron de Montréal (Maronite), Canada
26 Jan 201351.5Ordained BishopPaul-Marwan Tabet, M.L.Bishop of Saint-Maron de Montréal (Maronite), Canada
2 Feb 201371.7AppointedJean Teyrouz, I.C.P.B.Bishop of Sainte-Croix-de-Paris (Armenian), France
24 Feb 201351.5InstalledPaul-Marwan Tabet, M.L.Bishop of Saint-Maron de Montréal (Maronite), Canada
28 Feb 201375.0CeasedAntonio Maria VegliòCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People
16 Mar 201375.1ConfirmedAntonio Maria VegliòCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People
17 Apr 201376.0RetiredAd Abi KaramBishop of Saint Maron of Sydney (Maronite), AustraliaBishop Emeritus
46.5AppointedHabib Chamieh, O.M.M.Apostolic Administrator of San Charbel en Buenos Aires (Maronite), Argentina
46.5AppointedHabib Chamieh, O.M.M.Titular Bishop of NomentumApostolic Administrator of San Charbel en Buenos Aires (Maronite), Argentina
25 May 201346.6Ordained BishopHabib Chamieh, O.M.M.Titular Bishop of NomentumApostolic Administrator of San Charbel en Buenos Aires (Maronite), Argentina
9 Jul 201340.2ConfirmedEdouard Georges Daher, B.C.Archbishop of Tripoli del Libano {Tarabulus} (Melkite Greek)
7 Sep 201340.3Ordained BishopEdouard Georges Daher, B.C.Archbishop of Tripoli del Libano {Tarabulus} (Melkite Greek)
31 Oct 201348.3AppointedJoseph GébaraCoadjutor Bishop of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo (Melkite Greek), Sao Paulo, BrazilBishop
21 Dec 201348.5Ordained BishopJoseph GébaraCoadjutor Bishop of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo (Melkite Greek), Sao Paulo, BrazilBishop
13 Jan 201456.0AppointedSimon FaddoulApostolic Exarch of Western and Central Africa (Maronite)
21 May 201479.1RetiredKévork Khazoumian, I.C.P.B.Coadjutor Archbishop of Istanbul (Armenian), TurkeyCoadjutor Archbishop Emeritus
21 Jun 201465.5ConfirmedMichel Abrass, B.A.Archbishop of Tyr (Melkite Greek)
52.0ConfirmedGeorge Bacouni (Bakouny)Archbishop of Akka [San Giovanni d’Acri; Tolemaide] (Melkite Greek), Israel
21 Jul 201449.1SucceededJoseph GébaraBishop of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo (Melkite Greek), Sao Paulo, Brazil
26 Jul 201493.4DiedSpiridon MattarBishop Emeritus of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo (Melkite Greek), Sao Paulo, Brazil
5 Aug 201452.2InstalledGeorge Bacouni (Bakouny)Archbishop of Akka [San Giovanni d’Acri; Tolemaide] (Melkite Greek), Israel
28 Oct 201472.8DiedMansour HobeikaBishop of Zahleh (Maronite)
17 Dec 201487.4DiedStephen Hector Youssef DoueihiBishop Emeritus of Saint Maron of Brooklyn (Maronite), New York, USA
24 Feb 201581.4DiedFrancis Némé BaïssariAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Joubbé, Sarba e Jounieh (Maronite)
14 Mar 201578.1RetiredSimon Atallah, O.A.M.Bishop of Baalbek-Deir El-Ahmar (Maronite)Bishop Emeritus
44.9AppointedJoseph Emile MouawadBishop of Zahleh (Maronite)
54.6SelectedHanna Rahmé, O.L.M.Bishop of Baalbek-Deir El-Ahmar (Maronite)
20 Jun 201554.9ConfirmedHanna Rahmé, O.L.M.Bishop of Baalbek-Deir El-Ahmar (Maronite)
25 Jun 201575.4DiedNerses Bedros XIX (Boutros) Tarmouni (Taza)Patriarch of Cilicia (Armenian)

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