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Chaldean Church

Changes in Ecclesiastical Circumscriptions

DateAscendingCountryChange
UnknownTurkey TurkeyTitular Archiepiscopal See of Nisibis (Chaldean Rite) was established
280Iraq IraqDiocese of Perat-Maishan (Chaldean Rite) was established
300Iraq IraqArchdiocese of Kaškar (Chaldean Rite) was established
300Iraq IraqDiocese of Seleucia–Ctesifonte (Chaldean Rite) was established
400Iraq IraqDiocese of Seleucia–Ctesifonte (Chaldean Rite) was promoted as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Seleucia–Ctesifonte
410Iraq IraqDiocese of Perat-Maishan (Chaldean Rite) was promoted as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Perat-Maishan
500Iraq IraqArchdiocese of Kaškar (Chaldean Rite) was suppressed
800Iraq IraqMetropolitan Archdiocese of Babylon (Chaldean Rite) was established (from the suppressed Metropolitan Archdiocese of Seleucia–Ctesifonte)
800Iraq IraqMetropolitan Archdiocese of Seleucia–Ctesifonte (Chaldean Rite) was suppressed (to establish Metropolitan Archdiocese of Babylon)
1200Iraq IraqMetropolitan Archdiocese of Perat-Maishan (Chaldean Rite) was suppressed
1553Turkey TurkeyDiocese of Diarbekir (Chaldean Rite) was established
1553Turkey TurkeyDiocese of Gazireh (Chaldean Rite) was established
1553Turkey TurkeyDiocese of Mardin (Chaldean Rite) was established
1553Turkey TurkeyDiocese of Seert (Chaldean Rite) was established
1553.04.20Iraq IraqMetropolitan Archdiocese of Babylon (Chaldean Rite) was promoted as Patriarchal See of Babylon
1553.04.20Iraq IraqMetropolitan Archdiocese of Baghdad (Chaldean Rite) was established
1709Iran IranDiocese of Salmas (Chaldean Rite) was established
1785Iraq IraqDiocese of Amadiyah (Chaldean Rite) was established
1789Iraq IraqMetropolitan Archdiocese of Kirkuk (Chaldean Rite) was established
1800Iraq IraqDiocese of Mossul (Chaldean Rite) was established
1850Iraq IraqDiocese of Aqrā (Chaldean Rite) was established (from Diocese of Amadiyah)
1850Iraq IraqDiocese of Zaku (Chaldean Rite) was established (from Diocese of Amadiyah and Diocese of Gazireh)
1853Iran IranMetropolitan Archdiocese of Sehna (Chaldean Rite) was established (from Metropolitan Archdiocese of Kirkuk)
1860Iraq IraqTitular Archiepiscopal See of Perat-Maishan (Chaldean Rite) was restored
1890.09.04Iran IranMetropolitan Archdiocese of Urmyā (Chaldean Rite) was established
1895Iraq IraqTitular Archiepiscopal See of Perat-Maishan (Chaldean Rite) was suppressed
1895.04.23Iraq IraqDiocese of Aqrā (Chaldean Rite) was suppressed (to Diocese of Amadiyah)
1901Syria SyriaDiocese of Syria (Chaldean Rite) was established
1910.02.24Iraq IraqDiocese of Aqrā (Chaldean Rite) was restored (from Diocese of Amadiyah)
1915.06Turkey TurkeyDiocese of Seert (Chaldean Rite) was suppressed (to Diocese of Diarbekir)
1927Turkey TurkeyTitular Archiepiscopal See of Nisibis (Chaldean Rite) was suppressed
1954.01.17Iraq IraqArchdiocese of Bassorah (Chaldean Rite) was restored (from Metropolitan Archdiocese of Baghdad)
1957.07.03Lebanon LebanonDiocese of Beirut (Chaldean Rite) was established (from the suppressed Diocese of Gazireh)
1957.07.03Syria SyriaDiocese of Syria (Chaldean Rite) was renamed as Diocese of Aleppo (gained territory from the suppressed Diocese of Gazireh)
1957.07.03Turkey TurkeyDiocese of Gazireh (Chaldean Rite) was suppressed (to Diocese of Diarbekir and Diocese of Aleppo, and to establish Diocese of Beirut)
1960.10.24Iraq IraqDiocese of Alquoch (Chaldean Rite) was established (from Metropolitan Archdiocese of Baghdad)
1966.01.03Iran IranArchdiocese of Ahvaz (Chaldean Rite) was established (from Metropolitan Archdiocese of Sehna)
1966.01.03Turkey TurkeyDiocese of Diarbekir (Chaldean Rite) was promoted as Archdiocese of Diarbekir
1967Iraq IraqTitular Archiepiscopal See of Kaškar (Chaldean Rite) was restored
1967.02.14Iraq IraqDiocese of Mossul (Chaldean Rite) was promoted as Archdiocese of Mossul
1968.03.07Iraq IraqArchdiocese of Erbil (Chaldean Rite) was established (from Metropolitan Archdiocese of Kirkuk)
1968.03.07Iraq IraqDiocese of Sulaimaniya (Chaldean Rite) was established
1970Iran IranTitular Metropolitan See of Rew-Ardashir (Chaldean Rite) was established
1970Palestine Palestine, Israel IsraelPatriarchal Vicariate of Jerusalem (Chaldean Rite) was established
1970Turkey TurkeyTitular Archiepiscopal See of Nisibis (Chaldean Rite) was restored
1971.03.16Iran IranMetropolitan Archdiocese of Sehna (Chaldean Rite) was renamed as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Tehran
1972Turkey TurkeyDiocese of Mardin (Chaldean Rite) was suppressed
1972Turkey TurkeyTitular Episcopal See of Seert (Chaldean Rite) was restored
1980Iraq IraqTitular Episcopal See of Anbar (Chaldean Rite) was established
1980.04.23Egypt EgyptDiocese of Cairo (Chaldean Rite) was established
1982.01.11USA USAApostolic Exarchate of United States of America (Chaldean Rite) was established
1985.08.03USA USAApostolic Exarchate of United States of America (Chaldean Rite) was promoted as Diocese of Saint Thomas the Apostle of Detroit
1991Palestine Palestine, Israel IsraelPatriarchal Vicariate of Jerusalem (Chaldean Rite) was promoted as Patriarchal Exarchate of Jerusalem
1997Palestine Palestine, Israel IsraelPatriarchal Exarchate of Jerusalem (Chaldean Rite) was demoted as Territory Dependent on the Patriarch of Jerusalem
2002.05.21USA USADiocese of Saint Peter the Apostle of San Diego (Chaldean Rite) was established (from Diocese of Saint Thomas the Apostle of Detroit)
2004Jordan JordanTerritory Dependent on the Patriarch of Jordan (Chaldean Rite) was established
2006.10.21Australia Australia, New Zealand New ZealandDiocese of Saint Thomas the Apostle of Sydney (Chaldean Rite) was established
2011.06.10Canada CanadaDiocese of Mar Addai of Toronto (Chaldean Rite) was established
2013.06.10Iraq IraqDiocese of Amadiyah (Chaldean Rite) was renamed as Diocese of Amadiyah and Zaku (gained territory from the suppressed Diocese of Zaku)
2013.06.10Iraq IraqDiocese of Zaku (Chaldean Rite) was suppressed (to Diocese of Amadiyah and Zaku)
2013.07.11Iraq IraqMetropolitan Archdiocese of Kirkuk (Chaldean Rite) was renamed as Metropolitan Archdiocese of Kirkuk–Sulaimaniya (gained territory from the suppressed Diocese of Sulaimaniya)
2013.07.11Iraq IraqDiocese of Sulaimaniya (Chaldean Rite) was suppressed (to Metropolitan Archdiocese of Kirkuk–Sulaimaniya)
2020.06.27Iraq IraqDiocese of Amadiyah and Zaku (Chaldean Rite) was renamed as Diocese of Amadiyah (lost territory to establish Diocese of Zakho)
2020.06.27Iraq IraqDiocese of Zakho (Chaldean Rite) was restored (from Diocese of Amadiyah and Zaku)

as of 2021.02.16

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