Mgr Rafic Nahra

Mgr Rafic Nahra
Contact information:

Tel: +972 4 655 40 75
Fax: +972 4 645 24 16
Mobile: 052 512 38 64
E-mail: [email protected]

  • 27/01/1959: Born in Ismailiya, Egypt
  • 1987: Entered the Seminary
  • 27/06/1992: Ordained Priest, Diocese of Paris
  • 06/1992–06/1994: Completed studies in Rome
  • 09/1994–09/2001: Spiritual Director and Professor,  Ecole Cathédrale in Paris
  • 09/2001–09/2007: Vicar to the Parish Priest, Saint François de Molitor; Professor, Ecole Cathédrale, Paris
  • 09/2004–09/2007: Masters in Jewish Thought at Hebrew University, Jerusalem; Pastoral Service at Saint James Vicariate and Maronite Parish in Jerusalem
  • 09/2007–09/2011: Professor, Bernardin College in Paris; Pastoral service at Saint James Vicariate
  • 09/ 2011–09/2014: Doctoral Studies, Hebrew University, Jerusalem; Vicar, Hebrew-speaking community in Jerusalem
  • 09/2014: Responsible for the Hebrew-speaking community in Jerusalem
  • 02/09/2017:  Coordinator – Coordination for Pastoral Among Migrants
  • 21/10/2017–15/08/2021:  Patriarchal Vicar for Hebrew-speaking Catholics in Israel
  • 2018–15/08/2021: Patriarchal Vicar for Migrants and Asylum Seekers
  • 15/08/2021: Patriarchal Vicar for Israel
  • 30/04/2022: Ordained bishop by Patriarch Pizzaballa in Nazareth