GCatholic.org


Map

Greek-Melkite Metropolitan Archdiocese of

Homs

Syria Syria

Continent: Central and Southwest Asia

Rite: Greek-Melkite (Byzantine)

Type: Metropolitan Archdiocese

Population: 70,000 Catholics (2015)

Suffragan Sees: no suffragan sees

Depends on: Congregation for the Oriental Churches

Statistics: 22 parishes, 1 mission, 16 priests (15 diocesan, 1 religious), 1 deacon, 18 lay religious (2 brothers, 16 sisters) (2015)

Website: Link

History

United Titles


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Metropolitan Archbishop (2012.06.23 – ...):Archbishop Jean-Abdo Arbach, B.C. (65)Archbishop Jean-Abdo Arbach, B.C. (65)

Ordinaries

Metropolitan Archbishops of Homs (Greek-Melkite Rite)

Archbishop Jean-Abdo Arbach, B.C. (65)Archbishop Jean-Abdo Arbach, B.C. (65)Permalink
(2012.06.23 – ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Homs of the Greek-Melkites (Syria)

Born:1952.06.28 (Syria)
Ordained Priest:1980.08.24
Consecrated Bishop:2007.02.03

Titular Bishop of Hilta (2006.10.17 – 2006.11.11)

Apostolic Exarch of Argentina of the Greek-Melkites (Argentina) (2006.10.17 – 2012.06.23)

Titular Bishop of Palmyra of the Greek-Melkites (2006.11.11 – 2012.06.23)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Homs of the Greek-Melkites (Syria) (2012.06.23 – ...)

Archbishop Isidore Battikha, B.A. (67)Archbishop Isidore Battikha, B.A. (67)Permalink
(2006.02.09 – 2010.09.07)

Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Homs of the Greek-Melkites (Syria)

Born:1950.07.28 (Syria)
Ordained Priest:1980.04.11
Consecrated Bishop:1992.10.10

Titular Archbishop of Pelusium of the Greek-Melkites (1992.08.25 – 2006.02.09)

Auxiliary Bishop of Antioch of the Greek-Melkites (Syria) (1992.08.25 – 2006.02.09)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Homs of the Greek-Melkites (Syria) (2006.02.09 – 2010.09.07)

Archbishop Abraham Nehmé, B.C. (89)Archbishop Abraham Nehmé, B.C. (89)Permalink
(1986.08.20 – 2005.06.20)

Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Homs of the Greek-Melkites (Syria)

Born:1927.10.08 (Syria)
Ordained Priest:1954.01.03
Consecrated Bishop:1986.10.26

Metropolitan Archbishop of Homs of the Greek-Melkites (Syria) (1986.08.20 – 2005.06.20)

Archbishop Denys Gaith, B.C.Permalink
(1971.08.19 – 1986.03.22)

Born:1910.03.19 (Syria)
Ordained Priest:1937.09.08
Consecrated Bishop:1971.09.12
Died:1986.03.22 († 76)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Homs of the Greek-Melkites (Syria) (1971.08.19 – 1986.03.22)

Archbishop Jean Bassoul, B.S.Permalink
(1962.01.26 – 1971.08.21)

Born:1920.05.07
Ordained Priest:1943.07.11
Consecrated Bishop:1962.04.28
Died:1977.08.09 († 57)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Homs of the Greek-Melkites (Syria) ([1961.12.05] 1962.01.26 – 1971.08.21)

Archbishop of Zahleh–Furzol of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (1971.08.21 – 1977.08.09)

Archbishop Athanasios Toutoungi, B.A.Permalink
(1938.10.01 – 1961.12.05)

Born:1899.09.06
Ordained Priest:1927.07.20
Consecrated Bishop:1938.11.27
Died:1981.02.20 († 81)

Superior General of Basilian Alepian Order (1934 – 1940)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Homs of the Greek-Melkites (Syria) (1938.10.01 – 1961.12.05)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Aleppo of the Greek-Melkites (Syria) (1961.12.05 – 1968.03.06)

Titular Archbishop of Tarsus of the Greek-Melkites (1968.03.06 – 1981.02.20)

Archbishop Basile KhouryPermalink
(1920.11.20 – 1938.10.15)

Born:1883.03.23 (Syria)
Consecrated Bishop:1920.12.12
Died:1941.11.21 († 58)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Homs of the Greek-Melkites (Syria) (1920.11.20 – 1938.10.15)

Titular Archbishop of Sergiopolis (1938.10.15 – 1941.11.21)

Archbishop Flavien KfouryPermalink
(1901.11.21 – 1920)

Born:1859 (Lebanon)
Consecrated Bishop:1901.11.21

Metropolitan Archbishop of Homs of the Greek-Melkites (Syria) (1901.11.21 – 1920)

Titular Archbishop of Palmyra of the Greek-Melkites (1920 – ?)

Archbishop Gregorios AtaPermalink
(1849 – 1899)

Born:1815.04.14 (Lebanon)
Consecrated Bishop:1849.02.20

Metropolitan Archbishop of Homs of the Greek-Melkites (Syria) (1849 – 1899)


as of 2017.09.25

© 2017 GCatholic.org

Up