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ESTABLISHED AS AN APOSTOLIC EXARCHATE JANUARY 10, 1966; ELEVATED TO An eparchy NOVEMBER 11, 1971.

The jurisdiction of the Eparchy extends to all the Maronite Catholics in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Delaware, Virginia, District of Columbia, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut and Maryland.

For legal title of parishes and diocesan institutions, consult the Chancery Office.

Eparchial Curia

Protosyncellus (Vicar General)
Chorbishop Michael G. Thomas, J.C.D.
Chancellor
Chorbishop Michael G. Thomas, J.C.D.

Tribunal

Judicial Vicar
The Very Rev. Francis Marini, J.D., J.C.O.D

Judges
Msgr Andrew L Anderson, J.C.D.;
Chorbishop John D. Faris, J.C.O.D.;
Rev. Dominique Hanna, J.C.L.;
Rev. Elie Kayrouz, J.C.L.;
Rev. John Paul Kimes, J.C.O.D.;
Msgr. Patrick J. Pratico, J.C.D.;
Chorbishop Michael G. Thomas, J.C.D.

Promotor of Justice 
Very Reverend William J. King, J.C.D.

Defender of the Bond 
Rev. Anthony Generose, J.C.L.
Rev. James J. Walsh, J.C.L.

Advocates 
Reverend Tanios Kozhaya Ackourey, J.C.O.L.;
Reverend Msgr. Nevin J. Klinger, J.C.L.;
Mrs. Margaret Poll Chalmers, J.D., J.C.D., Ph.D.

Notaries 
Mrs. Judith Myerski
Mrs. Joseptte Jordan.

Presbyteral Council

Ex-Officio Members
Bishop Gregory Mansour
Chorbishop Michael Thomas
Chorbishop Joseph F. Kaddo (New England Region)
Msgr. James Root ( Mid-Atlantic East Region)
Fr. Rodolph Wakim (Mid-Atlantic West Region)
Msgr. George Sebaali (Southern Region)
Fr. Bassam Saade (Far South Region)
Fr. Francis Marini (Judicial Vicar)
Fr. Geoffrey Abdallah (Seminary Rector)

Elected Members
Chorbishop John Faris
Fr, Dominique Hanna
Fr. Elie Saadeh
Fr. Tony Ackourey.

Protopresbyters
Chorbishop Joseph F. Kaddo (New England Region)
Msgr. James Root, (Mid-Atlantic East Region)
Fr. Rodolph Wakim, (Mid-Atlantic West Region)
Msgr. George Sebaali (Southern Region)
Fr. Bassam Saade, (Far South Region)

Commission for Lebanon
Chorbishop Seely Beggiani, Chm., 7164 Alaska Ave., N.W., Washington, DC, 20012. Tel: 202-723-8813

National Apostolate of Maronites
Mr. Tony Boumetri, President

Mike Naber, Executive Director
P.O. Box 717, Yonkers, NY, 10702.
Tel: 914-964-3070; Fax: 914: 964-3071

Diocesan Offices and Directors

Communications
Msgr. George M. Sebaali
4611 Sadler Rd., Glen Allen, VA 23060.

Diocesan Newspaper
The Maronite Voice
Msgr. George M. Sebaali, Editor,
4611 Sadler Rd., Glen Allen, VA 23060.
Tel: 804-270-7234; Fax: 804-273-9914

Office of Ministries
Permanent Deacons and Subdeacons

Rev. John Morrison, 11 Franklin St.,
New Bedford, MA 02740
Tel.: 508 996-8934
FAX: 508 996-2744

Order of Saint Sharbel
Mrs. Bernadette Shalhoub, President
National Office, 109 Remsen Street, Brooklyn, NY, 11201

Office of Family and Sanctity of Life
Mrs. Marise Frangie, Director
109 Remsen Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201. Tel. 718-237-9913
sanctityoflife@live.com

Religious Education
Rev. Georges Y. El-Khalli
61 Rockwood St., Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Tel.: 617 522-0225
FAX: 617 522-0194

Vocations
Fr. Dominique Hanna
502 Seminole Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
Tel.: 404 525-2504
FAX: 404 589-1744

Young Adults Ministry
Sister Therese Touma
Maronite Servants of Christ the Light
856 Tucker Road
Dartmouth, Mass 02747
508- 996 -1753

Boy Scout Chaplain
Rev. Alex Joseph
Our Lady of Mercy Church
341 June Street
Worcester, MA 01602
508- 752-4287

Office of Child and Youth Protection

Mrs. Vivian Akel
109 Remsen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718 -237 -9913
Vivakelchildprotection@gmail.com

Victims Assistance Coordinator
Mrs. Roseanne Solomon
617 – 327 -1317
Rosannesolomon@gmail.com