Syriac Church

Eastern-Rite sui juris Catholic Church

Tradition: Antiochian Rite

Type: Patriarchal

Canonical Territory: Near East

Population: 266,000

Official Languages: Syriac, Aramaic

 

Patriarchal See: Antioch (Lebanon)

Synod: Synod of the Syriac Catholic Church

 


Jurisdictions (17): Patriarchates (1), Metr. Archdioceses (2), Archdioceses (4), Dioceses (4), Apostolic Exarchates (2), Patriarchal Exarchates (3), Patriarchal Territories (1)


Canada Canada: Canada

Egypt Egypt: Cairo

Iraq Iraq: Baghdad, Mossul, Adiabene, Basra and the Gulf

Israel Israel: Jerusalem (Palestine and Jordan)

Jordan Jordan: Jerusalem (Palestine and Jordan)

Lebanon Lebanon: Antioch, Beirut

Palestine Palestine: Jerusalem (Palestine and Jordan)

South Sudan South Sudan: Sudan and South Sudan

Sudan Sudan: Sudan and South Sudan

Syria Syria: Damascus, Homs, Aleppo, Hassaké–Nisibi

Turkiye Turkiye: Turkiye

USA USA: Our Lady of Deliverance in the United States

Venezuela Venezuela: Venezuela

 

by Type | Titular Sees | Changes in Jurisdictions


Patriarch ([2009.01.20] 2009.01.22 – ...):Patriarch Ignace Youssif III Younan (77)Patriarch Ignace Youssif III Younan (77)

President of Synod of the Syriac Catholic Church

Bishop of Curia (2018.02.19 – ...):Bishop Charles Georges Mrad (53)Bishop Charles Georges Mrad (53)

Titular Bishop of Zorava

Bishop of Curia (2022.05.12 – ...):Bishop Jules Boutros (39)Bishop Jules Boutros (39)

Titular Bishop of Amida of the Syriacs

Procurator at Rome (2020.03.27 – ...):Bishop Rami Flavian Al-Kabalan (43)Bishop Rami Flavian Al-Kabalan (43)

Titular Bishop of Arethusa of the Syriacs

Patriarchal Administrator of Homs of the Syriacs (Syria)

Apostolic Visitator in Western Europe (2017.06.21 – ...):Bishop Rami Flavian Al-Kabalan (43)Bishop Rami Flavian Al-Kabalan (43)

Titular Bishop of Arethusa of the Syriacs

Patriarchal Administrator of Homs of the Syriacs (Syria)

Apostolic Visitator in Australia (2017.06.21 – ...):Archbishop Basile Georges Casmoussa (83)Archbishop Basile Georges Casmoussa (83)

Archbishop emeritus of Mossul of the Syriacs (Iraq)

Retired Patriarch Patriarch (1): Patriarch Ignace Youssif III Younan (77)Younan

Retired Archbishop Archbishops (11)

Retired Bishop Bishops (10)

Living Prelates | Appointments | Officials


Last updated on 2022.09.16

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