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Eparchy of Le Caire {Cairo} (Maronite)

Eparchia Cahirensis Maronitarum



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Bishop(s)

  • Georges Chihane, Bishop
  • Joseph Dergham, Bishop Emeritus
  • François Eid, O.M.M., Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Eparchy
  • Erected: 22 June 1946
  • Maronite Catholic Church of the Antiochian Tradition
  • Country: Egypt
  • Mailing Address: 15 Rue Hamdi, Daher, 11271 Le Caire, Egypte
  • Telephone: (02)59.39.610

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
22 June 1946ErectedEparchy of Le Caire {Cairo} (Maronite) (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
195014,5001117285177ap1951
196910,613.0%3912099ap1971
19805,00036955568ap1981
19904,50025764258ap1991
19995,0002351,00038ap2000
20005,20033686638ap2001
20015,00033683338ap2002
20025,00033683334ap2003
20035,00033683334ap2004
20045,00333683334ap2005
20095,430331,81037ap2010

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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