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Chaldean Catholic Eparchy of Mar Addai of Toronto

The Chaldean Catholic Eparchy of Mar Addai of Toronto is the sole eparchy (Eastern Catholic diocese) of the Chaldean Catholic Church (Syro-Oriental Rite) in Canada.

Chaldean Catholic Eparchy of Mar Addai of Toronto
Good Shepherd Chaldean Cathedral - North York, ON.jpg
Good Shepherd Cathedral
Location
CountryCanada
Ecclesiastical provinceImmediately Subject to the Holy See
Statistics
Population
- Catholics
(as of 2013)
18,668 [1]
Parishes7
Information
Sui iuris churchChaldean Catholic Church
RiteChaldean Rite
Established10 June 2011
CathedralCathedral of the Good Shepherd
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
EparchBawai Soro

It depends directly on the Chaldean Catholic Patriarch of Babylon, without being part of any ecclesiastical province.

Its cathedral is the Cathedral of the Good Shepherd, in North York, near Toronto, in Ontario.

As of 2013, the eparchy serves 18,886 Catholics. Seven priests and 40 permanent deacons preside over eight parishes, which are located in the provinces of Ontario and Quebec.

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HistoryEdit

It was established on 10 June 2011, on territory previously not served by the Patriarchal particular church sui iuris.

Episcopal ordinariesEdit

(all Chaldean Rite)

Eparchs (Bishops) of Mar Addai of Toronto

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