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Armenian Ordinariate of

East Europe

Armenia Armenia, Georgia Georgia, Russia Russia, Ukraine Ukraine

Continent: Central and Southwest Asia

Rite: Armenian

Type: Ordinariate

Population: 618,000 Catholics (2015)

Immediately subject to the Holy See

Neighbouring Dioceses: Lviv (←), Istanbul (←)

Depends on: Congregation for the Oriental Churches

Statistics: 44 parishes, 18 priests (12 diocesan, 6 religious), 5 deacons, 30 lay religious (10 brothers, 20 sisters), 6 seminarians (2015)

Address: Rue Atarbekyan 82, Giumri, Armenia

Websites: LinkLink

History

Papal Visits


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Ordinary (2011.06.24 – ...):Archbishop Raphaël François Minassian (71)Archbishop Raphaël François Minassian (71)

Titular Archbishop of Cesarea in Cappadocia of the Armenians

Ordinaries

Ordinaries of East Europe (Armenian Rite)

Archbishop Raphaël François Minassian (71)Archbishop Raphaël François Minassian (71)Permalink
(2011.06.24 – ...)

Ordinary of East Europe of the Armenians (Armenia)
Titular Archbishop of Cesarea in Cappadocia of the Armenians

Born:1946.11.24 (Lebanon)
Ordained Priest:1973.06.24
Consecrated Bishop:2011.07.16

Patriarchal Exarch of Jerusalem and Amman of the Armenians (Jordan) (2006 – 2011.06.24)

Titular Archbishop of Cesarea in Cappadocia of the Armenians (2011.06.24 – ...)

Ordinary of East Europe of the Armenians (Armenia) (2011.06.24 – ...)

Fr. Vahan OhanianPermalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2010.01.06 – 2011.06.24)

Archbishop Neshan Karakéhéyan, I.C.P.B. (86)Archbishop Neshan Karakéhéyan, I.C.P.B. (86)Permalink
(2005.04.02 – 2010.01.06)

Titular Archbishop of Adana of the Armenians
Patriarchal Administrator emeritus of Ispahan of the Armenians (Iran)

Born:1932.04.17 (Armenia)
Ordained Priest:1960.07.02
Consecrated Bishop:2001.01.28

Ordinary of Greece of the Armenians (Greece) (1991 – 2000.09.27)

Bishop of Ispahan of the Armenians (Iran) (2000.09.27 – 2005.04.02)

Apostolic Administrator of Greece of the Armenians (Greece) (2000.09.27 – 2015.03.21)

Ordinary of East Europe of the Armenians (Armenia) (2005.04.02 – 2010.01.06)

Patriarchal Administrator of Ispahan of the Armenians (Iran) (2005.04.02 – 2015.10.01)

Titular Archbishop of Adana of the Armenians (2005.04.02 – ...)

Archbishop Nerses Der Nersessian, C.A.M.Permalink
(1991.07.13 – 2005.04.02)

Born:1920.11.16 (Germany)
Ordained Priest:1946.09.08
Consecrated Bishop:1992.11.17
Died:2006.12.24 († 86)

Archbishop ad personam (1991.07.13 – 1992.07.09)

Ordinary of East Europe of the Armenians (Armenia) (1991.07.13 – 2005.04.02)

Titular Archbishop of Sebaste of the Armenians (1992.07.09 – 2006.12.24)

Former Prelates


as of 2018.11.07

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