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Syrian Arab Republic

Oldest and Youngest Bishops


BirthdateAgeNameCurrent Title
Oldest
unknown Father Joseph ChamilPatriarchal Administrator of Hassaké-Nisibi (Syrian)
8 Oct 1927 Archbishop Abraham (Ibrahim) Nehmé, B.C.Archbishop Emeritus of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud) (Melkite Greek)
8 Aug 1930 Archbishop Denys Raboula Antoine BeylouniCurial Bishop Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch} (Syrian), Lebanon
15 Dec 1933 Patriarch Grégoire III (Loutfi) Laham, B.S.Patriarch Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek)
2 May 1936 Bishop Joseph Arnaouti, I.C.P.B.Patriarchal Exarch of Damas (Armenian)
30 Jun 1937 Archbishop Giovanni Battista MorandiniApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Syria
13 Jan 1940 Archbishop Diego CauseroApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Switzerland
28 Apr 1940 Bishop Massoud MassoudBishop Emeritus of Lattaquié {Laodicea} (Maronite)
12 Nov 1940 Archbishop Fares MaakarounBishop Emeritus of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo (Melkite Greek), Brazil
18 Mar 1941 Archbishop Gregorios Elias TabéArchbishop Emeritus of Damas (Syrian)
6 May 1941 Bishop Jean Teyrouz, I.C.P.B.Bishop Emeritus of Sainte-Croix-de-Paris (Armenian), France
9 Jun 1941 Archbishop Joseph Jules ZereyProtosyncellus Emeritus of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme} (Melkite Greek), Palestine
Youngest
17 Jul 1979 Bishop Rami Flaviano Al-KabalanApostolic Visitor (Visitator)
28 Mar 1971 Archbishop Joseph TobjiArchbishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Maronite)
27 Sep 1970 Archbishop Elias Al-DebeiArchbishop of Bosra e Haūrān (Melkite Greek)
14 Feb 1970 Bishop George Toufik KhouryBishop of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo (Melkite Greek), Brazil
6 Jun 1969 Father Nersès (Joseph) ZabbaraApostolic Administrator of Baghdad (Armenian), Iraq
26 May 1968 Father Georges MasriArchbishop-Elect of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Melkite Greek)
29 Apr 1961 Bishop Kévork Assadourian, I.C.P.B.Auxiliary Bishop of Beirut {Bairut} (Armenian), Lebanon
12 Jan 1961 Bishop Antoine ChbeirBishop of Lattaquié {Laodicea} (Maronite)
7 Apr 1959 Father Georges Salim Khawam, S.M.S.P.Archbishop-Elect of Lattaquié {Laodicea} (Melkite Greek)
26 Jun 1956 Archbishop Youhanna Jihad Mtanos BattahArchbishop of Damas (Syrian)
17 Jun 1953 Bishop Kricor-Okosdinos (Augustin) CoussaBishop of Iskanderiya {Alexandria} (Armenian), Egypt
28 Jun 1952 Archbishop Jean-Abdo Arbach, B.C.Archbishop of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud) (Melkite Greek)

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