Most Rev. Joseph Gébara

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Most Rev. Joseph Gébara
Greek Melkite Archbishop of Petra and Philadelphia (Jordan)

Born on June 10, 1965 in Amatour, Lebanon, on 10 July 1993 he was ordained priest for the Melkite Greek Catholic Archeparchy of Beirut and Byblos and performed the pastoral ministry in the parishes in Lebanon and in Paris, France.
On October 31, 2013 he was appointed coadjutor bishop to the Melkite Greek Catholic Eparchy of São Paulo (Brasil), and consecrated the same year on December 21.  There he succeeded as Eparch on July 21, 2014. On February 20, 2018 he was appointed Archbishop of Petra and Philadelphia (Jordan).

He speaks Arabic and French and knows the classical languages.

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Address:
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Mansour Street / Um Alsummaq
Amman
Mailing Address:
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P.O.B. 2435
Jebel Amman
11181 Amman, Jordan
Tel. & Fax: (06) 586 66 73
Tel. & Fax: (06) 581 57 39
              Email: melkite123@gmail.com
Email: josephabouna1965@yahoo.com