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Coptic Diocese of

Ismayliah

Egypt Egypt

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Coptic (Alexandrian)

Type: Diocese

Population: 10,000 Catholics (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Alexandria

Depends on: Congregation for the Oriental Churches

Statistics: 16 parishes, 18 priests (15 diocesan, 3 religious), 3 deacons, 69 lay religious (7 brothers, 62 sisters), 2 seminarians (2015)

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (1994.06.23 – ...):Bishop Makarios Tewfik (73)Bishop Makarios Tewfik (73)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Ismayliah (Coptic Rite)

Bishop Makarios Tewfik (73)Bishop Makarios Tewfik (73)Permalink
(1994.06.23 – ...)

Bishop of Ismayliah of the Copts (Egypt)

Born:1945.05.19 (Egypt)
Ordained Priest:1972.09.10
Consecrated Bishop:1994.07.22

Bishop of Ismayliah of the Copts (Egypt) (1994.06.23 – ...)

Bishop Youhannes Ezzat Zakaria BadirPermalink
(1992.11.23 – 1994.06.23)

Born:1949.08.12 (Egypt)
Ordained Priest:1973.08.05
Consecrated Bishop:1993.01.29
Died:2015.12.27 († 66)

Bishop of Ismayliah of the Copts (Egypt) (1992.11.23 – 1994.06.23)

Bishop of Luqsor of the Copts (Egypt) (1994.06.23 – 2015.12.27)

Bishop Athanasios AbadirPermalink
(1982.12.17 – 1992.05.25)

Born:1922.08.18 (Egypt)
Ordained Priest:1950.07.08
Consecrated Bishop:1976.09.26
Died:1992.05.25 († 69)

Titular Bishop of Appia (1976.05.18 – 1982.12.17)

Patriarchal Vicar of Alexandria of the Copts (Egypt) (1976.05.18 – 1982.12.17)

Bishop of Ismayliah of the Copts (Egypt) (1982.12.17 – 1992.05.25)


as of 2018.11.07

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