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Greek-Melkite Archdiocese of

Zahleh–Furzol

Lebanon Lebanon

Continent: Central and Southwest Asia

Rite: Greek-Melkite (Byzantine)

Type: Archdiocese

Population: 150,000 Catholics (2015)

Immediately Subject to the Patriarch

Depends on: Congregation for the Oriental Churches

Statistics: 39 parishes, 1 mission, 30 priests (10 diocesan, 20 religious), 58 lay religious (20 brothers, 38 sisters), 5 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Archbishop (2011.06.15 – ...):Archbishop Issam John Darwish, B.S. (73)Archbishop Issam John Darwish, B.S. (73)

Ordinaries

Archbishops of Zahleh–Furzol (Greek-Melkite Rite)

Archbishop Issam John Darwish, B.S. (73)Archbishop Issam John Darwish, B.S. (73)Permalink
(2011.06.15 – ...)

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

The Lord is my Saviour

Born:1945.05.04 (Syria)
Ordained Priest:1972.09.17
Consecrated Bishop:1996.05.11

Bishop of Saint Michael’s of Sydney of the Greek-Melkites (Australia) (1995.08.04 – 2011.06.15)

Archbishop of Zahleh–Furzol of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (2011.06.15 – ...)

Archbishop André HaddadPermalink
(1983.06.14 – 2011.06.15)

Born:1930.09.20 (Lebanon)
Ordained Priest:1954.06.13
Consecrated Bishop:1983.08.07
Died:2017.12.13 († 87)

Archbishop of Zahleh–Furzol of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (1983.06.14 – 2011.06.15)

Archbishop Augustin FarahPermalink
(1977.08.25 – 1983.03.31)

Born:1910.05.04
Ordained Priest:1937.09.08
Consecrated Bishop:1961.06.18
Died:1983.03.31 († 72)

Bishop of Tripoli of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) ([1961.03.07] 1961.04.28 – 1964.11.18)

Archbishop of Tripoli of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (1964.11.18 – 1977.08.25)

Archbishop of Zahleh–Furzol of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (1977.08.25 – 1983.03.31)

Archbishop Jean Bassoul, B.S.Permalink
(1971.08.21 – 1977.08.09)

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] 1961.12.05 – 1971.08.21)

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

Archbishop Eftimios Youakim, B.S.Permalink
(1964.11.18 – 1971.08.21)

Born:1886.06.15
Ordained Priest:1912.03.12
Consecrated Bishop:1926.12.09
Died:1972.05.19 († 85)

Bishop of Zahleh–Furzol of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) ([1926.10.30] 1927.06.20 – 1964.11.18)

Archbishop of Zahleh–Furzol of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (1964.11.18 – 1971.08.21)

Titular Archbishop of Scythopolis (1971.08.21 – 1972.05.19)

Bishops of Zahleh–Furzol (Greek-Melkite Rite)

Bishop Eftimios Youakim, B.S. (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1927.06.20 – 1964.11.18)

(see above)

Bishop Cyrille Moghabghab [Moughabghab] (later Patriarch)Permalink
(1899.05.20 – 1925.12.08)

Born:1855.10.29 (Lebanon)
Ordained Priest:1883.03.27
Consecrated Bishop:1899.05.28
Died:1947.09.08 († 91)

Bishop of Zahleh–Furzol of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (1899.05.20 – 1925.12.08)

Patriarch of Antioch of the Greek-Melkites (Syria) ([1925.12.08] 1926.06.21 – 1947.09.08)

Patriarch of Alexandria of the Greek-Melkites ([1925.12.08] 1926.06.21 – 1947.09.08)

Patriarch of Jerusalem of the Greek-Melkites ([1925.12.08] 1926.06.21 – 1947.09.08)

Bishop Ignazio MallukPermalink
(1881 – 1890)

Born:1815.04.27
Consecrated Bishop:1881.09.18

Bishop of Zahleh–Furzol of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (1881 – 1890)

Bishop Mélèce Fakkak (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1876.01.23 – 1881.08.09)

Born:1829.11.07 (Syria)
Died:1904.07.14 († 74)

Bishop of Zahleh–Furzol of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (1876.01.23 – 1881.08.09)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Beirut–Gibail of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (1881.08.09 – 1904.07.14)

Bishop Ambroise AbdouPermalink
(1866.11.15 – 1875.12.24)

Born:1820.01.08 (Syria)
Consecrated Bishop:1860.04.01
Died:1876 († 56)

Patriarchal Vicar of Egypt and Sudan of the Greek-Melkites (Egypt) (1864 – 1866.11.15)

Bishop of Zahleh–Furzol of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (1866.11.15 – 1875.12.24)

Bishop Basilios Chahiat, B.A.Permalink
(1834.10.15 – 1864)

Superior General of Basilian Alepian Order (1829 – 1833)

Bishop of Zahleh–Furzol of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (1834.10.15 – 1864)

Archbishop Ignace HaggiuriPermalink
(1816.07 – 1834.08.04)

Consecrated Bishop:1816.07.16
Died:1834.08.04

Bishop of Zahleh–Furzol of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (1816.07 – 1834.08.04)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Aleppo of the Greek-Melkites (Syria) (1826.06.09 – 1831.12.24)

Bishop Ignace AjjouryPermalink
(1816 – 1834)

Bishop of Zahleh–Furzol of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (1816 – 1834)

Bishop Macaire Tawil [Tauîl], B.S. (later Patriarch)Permalink
(1811 – 1813.11.29)

Born: (Syria)
Died:1815.12.15

Superior General of Basilian Order of the Most Holy Saviour (Salvatorian Fathers) (1804 – 1807)

Superior General of Basilian Order of the Most Holy Saviour (Salvatorian Fathers) (1810 – 1812)

Bishop of Zahleh–Furzol of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (1811 – 1813.11.29)

Patriarch of Antioch of the Greek-Melkites (Syria) (1813.12.10 – 1815.12.15)

Patriarch of Alexandria of the Greek-Melkites (1813.12.10 – 1815.12.15)

Patriarch of Jerusalem of the Greek-Melkites (1813.12.10 – 1815.12.15)

Bishop Basile JabalyPermalink
(1796 – 1811)

Bishop of Zahleh–Furzol of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (1796 – 1811)

Bishop Youssef FarhatPermalink
(1768 – 1793)

Bishop of Zahleh–Furzol of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (1768 – 1793)

Bishop Efthymios Fadel MaaloulyPermalink
(1724 – 1768)

Bishop of Zahleh–Furzol of the Greek-Melkites (Lebanon) (1724 – 1768)


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