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Eparchy of Saïda (Sidone) (Maronite)

Eparchia Sidoniensis Maronitarum



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Bishop(s)

  • Elias Nassar, Bishop
  • Tanios El Khoury, Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Eparchy
  • Erected: 18 February 1900
  • Maronite Catholic Church of the Antiochian Tradition
  • Country: Lebanon
  • Mailing Address: Eveche Maronite, Rue Riad El Solh, Saida, Liban
  • Telephone: (07)721.133
  • Fax: 723.096

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
18 February 1900ErectedEparchy of Saïda (Sidone) (Maronite) (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
195055,000220,00025.0%70229259732499ap1951
1970101,845432,44323.6%6130911,11933131107ap1971
198089,3004021611,463289096ap1981
199096,0002618442,1811862127ap1991
199965,0004617631,031196094ap2000
200080,0004218601,333223896ap2001
200170,000551873958226098ap2002
200282,0004720671,223274096ap2003
200382,5004830781,057375096ap2004
200483,000553085976305096ap2005
200975,0005417711,0562660100ap2010
2010150,0004720672,2382139106ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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