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Chaldean Church

Eastern-Rite sui juris Catholic Church

Tradition: Chaldean or Syro-Oriental Rite

Type: Patriarchal

Population: 537,000

Official Languages: Syriac, Aramaic

 

Patriarchal See: Babylon (Iraq)

Synod: Synod of the Chaldean Church

 


Circumscriptions (23): Patriarchates (1), Metr. Archdioceses (4), Archdioceses (5), Dioceses (11), Patriarchal Territories (2)


Australia Australia: Saint Thomas the Apostle of Sydney

Canada Canada: Mar Addai of Toronto

Egypt Egypt: Cairo

Iran Iran: Tehran, Urmyā, Ahvaz, Salmas

Iraq Iraq: Babylon, Baghdad, Kirkuk–Sulaimaniya, Bassorah, Erbil, Mossul, Alquoch, Amadiyah and Zaku, Aqrā

Israel Israel: Jerusalem

Jordan Jordan: Jordan

Lebanon Lebanon: Beirut

New Zealand New Zealand: Saint Thomas the Apostle of Sydney

Palestine Palestine: Jerusalem

Syria Syria: Aleppo

Turkey Turkey: Diarbekir

USA USA: Saint Peter the Apostle of San Diego, Saint Thomas the Apostle of Detroit

 

by Type | Titular Sees | Changes in Circumscriptions


Patriarch ([2013.01.31] 2013.02.01 – ...):Cardinal Louis Raphaël I Sako (70)Cardinal Louis Raphaël I Sako (Louis Sako) (70)

Cardinal-Patriarch

President of Synod of the Chaldean Church

President of Assembly of the Catholic Bishops of Iraq

Bishop of Curia (2001.01.12 – ...):Bishop Shlemon Warduni (75)Bishop Shlemon Warduni (75)

Titular Bishop of Anbar of the Chaldeans

Apostolic Visitator in Europe (2016.11.19 – ...):Bishop Saad Sirop (46)Bishop Saad Sirop (46)

Titular Bishop of Hirta

Retired Patriarch Patriarch (1): Cardinal Louis Raphaël I Sako (70)Louis Raphaël I (Cardinal)

Retired Archbishop Archbishops (8)

Retired Bishop Bishops (12)

Living Prelates | Appointments | Officials


Religious Orders (1):Antonian Order of Saint Ormizda of the Chaldeans

as of 2018.11.07

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