Labib Kobti

Labib Kobti
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  • 31/08/1950: Born in Beirut, Lebanon
  • 09/1963: Joined the Latin Patriarchate Minor Seminary
  • 06/07/1975: Ordained Priest by Latin Bishop Paul Bassim in Beirut, Lebanon
  • 08/1975: Vicar, Our Lady of the Annunciation Parish in Beit Jala; Professor at the Seminary;  Studies at the Studium Biblicum Franciscanum (Flagellation Convent) and the French Biblical and Archaeological School of Jerusalem (Dominicans)
  • 20/06/1976: Priest at Jil al-Deeb (Lebanon)
  • 08/1977: Vicar to Fr. Naoum Karadsheh, Our Lady of Carmel Parish, Jabal Hashimi, Amman
  • 08/1978: Professor, Latin Patriarchate Seminary
  • 26/07/1982: Priest at Jil al-Deeb (Lebanon)
  • 10/1982: Studies in Canon Law, Pontifical Lateran University, Rome
  • 06/1985: Obtained Doctorate in Canon Law
  • 27/06/1985: Returned to Lebanon
  • 08/1986: Returned to Rome for parish ministry
  • 06/1988: Joined the Pontifical Academy, Rome
  • 1989: Parish Priest, Martyrs of Jordan Parish, Marj el Hamam, Amman
  • 2006:  Given title of Prelate of Honor – Monsignor
  • 10/2014: Retired from Active Ministry
  • 2017: In residence at St. Anne’s Home – San Francisco, CA