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Welcome to the website of the Diocese of Iran.

On Sunday, August on 5, 2007, Bishop Azad Marshall was installed as sixth Bishop in Iran at St Pauls Church Tehran.

The Diocese of Iran is part of the Episcopal Church in Jerusalem and the Middle East – the largest and most diverse Anglican province, which stretches from Iran in the east to Algeria in the west, and Cyprus in the north to Somalia in the south.

On this website you will find information about the history of the Diocese, a profile of Bishop Azad Marshall, as well as the latest news from the church in Iran.

Bishops at the Installation of Bishop Azad Marshall

Bishops at the Installation of Bishop Azad Marshall

Bishops at the Installation of Bishop Azad Marshall. Left to Right Bishop Suheil Dawani (Jerusalem), Bishop Azad Marshall (Iran) Presiding Bishop Mouneer Anis (Jerusalem and Middle East), Bishop Michael Nazir Ali (Rochester), Bishop Paul Butler (Southampton), Bishop Riah (retd Bishop of Jerusalem) Archbishop John Chew (South EAst Asia)