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Armenian Archdiocese of

Baghdad

Iraq Iraq

Continent: Central and Southwest Asia

Rite: Armenian

Type: Archdiocese

Population: 2,400 Catholics (2015)

Immediately Subject to the Patriarch

Depends on: Congregation for the Oriental Churches

Statistics: 2 parishes (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Archbishop:vacant
Apostolic Administrator (2018.06.23 – ...):Fr. Nersès Joseph Zabbara (49)Fr. Nersès Joseph Zabbara (49)

Ordinaries

Archbishops of Baghdad (Armenian Rite)

Fr. Nersès Joseph Zabbara (49)Fr. Nersès Joseph Zabbara (49)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2018.06.23 – ...)

Archbishop Emmanuel DabbaghianPermalink
(2007.01.26 – 2017.12)

Born:1933.12.26 (Syria)
Ordained Priest:1967.12.25
Consecrated Bishop:2007.08.04
Died:2018.09.13 († 84)

Archbishop of Baghdad of the Armenians (Iraq) ([2006.09.13] 2007.01.26 – 2017.12)

Fr. Andon AtamianPermalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2001 – 2006)

Archbishop Paul CoussaPermalink
(1983.06.27 – 2001.10.13)

Born:1917.09.09 (Syria)
Ordained Priest:1941.04.17
Consecrated Bishop:1969.12.21
Died:2012.07.07 († 94)

Titular Archbishop of Colonia in Armenia of the Armenians (1969.08.26 – 1983.06.27)

Patriarchal Exarch of Syria of the Armenians (Syria) (1969.08.26 – 1983.06.27)

Archbishop of Baghdad of the Armenians (Iraq) (1983.06.27 – 2001.10.13)

Archbishop Hovhannes Kasparian, I.C.P.B. (later Patriarch)Permalink
(1972.12.06 – 1982.08.05)

Born:1927.01.20 (Egypt)
Ordained Priest:1952.04.13
Consecrated Bishop:1973.02.25
Died:2011.01.16 († 83)

Archbishop of Baghdad of the Armenians (Iraq) (1972.12.06 – 1982.08.05)

Patriarch of Cilicia of the Armenians (Lebanon) ([1982.08.05] 1982.08.07 – 1999.09.08)

President of Synod of the Armenian Catholic Church (1982.08.07 – 1999.09.08)

Archbishop Nersès TayroyanPermalink
(1954.06.29 – 1972.10.01)

Born:1895.03.21 (Iraq)
Ordained Priest:1919.12.21
Consecrated Bishop:1940.10.27
Died:1986.08.04 († 91)

Archbishop of Mardin of the Armenians (1940.05.03 – 1954.06.29)

Archbishop of Baghdad of the Armenians (Iraq) (1954.06.29 – 1972.10.01)

Titular Archbishop of Melitene of the Armenians (1972.10.01 – 1986.08.04)


as of 2018.11.07

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