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Melkite Greek Catholic Church

Seniority by Bishop Ordination

YearsNameCurrent Title
Most Senior
27 Nov 1981 Patriarch Grégoire III (Loutfi) Laham, B.S.Patriarch Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch}, Syria
3 Jul 1983 Archbishop Boulos Nassif Borkhoche, S.M.S.P.Archbishop Emeritus of Bosra e Haūrān, Syria
7 Aug 1983 Archbishop André Haddad, B.S.Archbishop Emeritus of Zahleh e Furzol, Lebanon
29 Jun 1986 Bishop John Adel Elya, B.S.Bishop Emeritus of Newton (Our Lady of the Annunciation in Boston), USA
26 Oct 1986 Archbishop Abraham (Ibrahim) Nehmé, B.C.Archbishop Emeritus of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud), Syria
27 Nov 1988 Archbishop Cyrille Salim Bustros, S.M.S.P.Archbishop of Beirut and Jbeil {Bairut e Gibail}, Lebanon
27 Nov 1988 Archbishop Jean Assaad HaddadArchbishop Emeritus of Tyr, Lebanon
6 Jul 1989 Bishop Nicholas James SamraBishop of Newton (Our Lady of the Annunciation in Boston), USA
29 Jun 1990 Archbishop Pierre Mouallem, S.M.S.P.Archbishop Emeritus of Akka [San Giovanni d’Acri; Tolemaide], Israel
10 Oct 1992 Archbishop Isidore Battikha, B.A.Archbishop Emeritus of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud), Syria
16 Sep 1995 Archbishop Jean-Clément JeanbartArchbishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab], Syria
17 Dec 1995 Archbishop Fares MaakarounBishop Emeritus of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Most Junior
28 Jun 2015 Bishop Giorgio Demetrio GallaroBishop of Piana degli Albanesi, Italy
21 Dec 2013 Bishop Joseph GébaraBishop of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
27 Sep 2013 Bishop Ibrahim Salameh, S.M.S.P.Apostolic Exarch of Argentina
7 Sep 2013 Archbishop Edouard Georges Daher, B.C.Archbishop of Tripoli del Libano {Tarabulus}
25 Aug 2013 Archbishop Nicolas Antiba, B.A.Archbishop of Bosra e Haūrān, Syria
28 Jul 2012 Archbishop Moussa El-Hage, O.A.M.Archbishop of Haifa and the Holy Land {Haifa e Terra Santa}, Israel
16 Sep 2011 Bishop Robert RabbatBishop of Saint Michael’s of Sydney, Australia
13 Oct 2007 Archbishop Yasser Hanna AyyashArchbishop Emeritus of Petra e Filadelfia, Jordan
24 Mar 2007 Archbishop Elie Bechara Haddad, B.S.Archbishop of Saïdā (Sidone), Lebanon
3 Feb 2007 Archbishop Jean-Abdo Arbach, B.C.Archbishop of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud), Syria
10 Dec 2006 Archbishop Michel Abrass, B.A.Archbishop of Tyr, Lebanon
24 Mar 2006 Archbishop Georges Michel Bakar, Ist. del PradoProtosyncellus of Egypt, Sudan, and South Sudan


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