His Eminence, the Most Reverend Metropolitan…
Born in Damascus, Syria, in 1924, he holds a Bachelor of Theology from the University of Athens. He was ordained a priest in 1951, and served at the Patriarchate. He was the overseer of the Clerical School in Balamand, then the Abbot of St. George Al-Humayrah Patriarchal Monastery in Syria. Later on, he became the Metropolitan of Hama’s Vicar. He was elected a Metropolitan in the year 1969.
He resigns in 17-6-2014
The Mnemosynon for the soul of…
His Grace Bishop Ignacio Samaan…