Roland Aboujaoudé

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Roland Aboujaoudé (7 September 1930 – 2 May 2019) was a Lebanese Catholic Maronite eparch of the Maronite Catholic Patriarchate of Antioch.[1]


Roland Aboujaoudé was born on 7 September 1930 in Jal-Edib, Lebanon. He was ordained priest on 25 April 1959.[2] On 12 July 1975,[3] Aboujaoudé was appointed patriarchal vicar of Antioch and titular bishop of Arca in Phoenicia dei Maroniti.[4] He was ordained bishop on 23 August 1975 by the hands of the Maronite Patriarch of Antioch Cardinal Anthony Peter Khoraish and his co-consecrators were Elie Farah, Archeparch of Cyprus and Joseph Merhi, MLM, Eparch of Cairo.

On 1985[3] Aboujaoudé was appointed Vicar general of Antioch till 1988 when he was appointed auxiliary bishop of Antioch.

Since 1997 he had been a Curial Bishop and Protosyncellus of the Maronite Patriarch.

On 6 June 2011, he presented his resignation from the post of auxiliary bishop and it was accepted by Pope Benedict XVI.[5]

Co-consecrator bishop[edit]

Roland Aboujaoudé was co-consecrator in episcopal ordinations of following bishops:


  1. ^ "Bishops who are not Ordinaries of Sees: A… – AF…".
  2. ^ "Bishops who are not Ordinaries of Sees: A… – AF…".
  3. ^ a b "Ernennung 1975".
  4. ^ "Titulare A".
  5. ^ "Asien2".

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