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Coptic Diocese of

Sohag

Egypt Egypt

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Coptic (Alexandrian)

Type: Diocese

Population: 12,806 Catholics (2015)

Statistics: 21 parishes, 25 priests (diocesan), 37 lay religious (37 sisters), 7 seminarians (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Alexandria

Depends on: Congregation for the Oriental Churches

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2019.06.14 – ...):Bishop Basilios Fawzy Al-Dabe (62)Bishop-elect Basilios Fawzy Al-Dabe (62)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Sohag (Coptic Rite)

Bishop Basilios Fawzy Al-Dabe (62)Bishop-elect Basilios Fawzy Al-Dabe (62)Permalink
(2019.06.14 – ...)

Bishop of Sohag of the Copts (Egypt)

Born:1956.12.16 (Egypt)
Ordained Priest:1980.03.28

Bishop of Sohag of the Copts (Egypt) (2019.06.14 – ...)

Bishop Youssef Aboul-Kheir (75)Bishop Youssef Aboul-Kheir (75)Permalink
(2003.08.09 – 2019.06.14)

Bishop emeritus of Sohag of the Copts (Egypt)

Born:1943.09.23 (Egypt)
Ordained Priest:1972.09.17
Consecrated Bishop:2003.11.13

Bishop of Sohag of the Copts (Egypt) ([2003.08.05] 2003.08.09 – 2019.06.14)

Bishop Morkos Hakim, O.F.M.Permalink
(1982.05.26 – 2003.08.09)

Born:1930.11.11 (Egypt)
Ordained Priest:1955.06.26
Consecrated Bishop:1982.06.06
Died:2014.08.11 († 83)

Bishop of Sohag of the Copts (Egypt) (1982.05.26 – 2003.08.09)


as of 2019.06.14

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