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|Yousef VII Ghanima|
|Patriarch of Babylon of the Chaldeans|
|Church||Chaldean Catholic Church|
|See||Babylon of the Chaldeans|
|Enthroned||September 17, 1947|
|Reign ended||July 08, 1958|
|Predecessor||Yousef VI Emmanuel II Thomas|
|Successor||Paul II Cheikho|
|Birth name||Yousef Ghanima|
January 29, 1881|
July 08, 1958|
Mar Yousef VII Ghanima † was the patriarch of the Chaldean Catholic Church from 1947-1958.
He was born on January 29, 1881 in Mossul and was ordained a priest on May 15, 1904. In 1925 he was ordained Auxiliary Bishop of Babylon of the Chaldean. He was the Patriarch of the Chaldean Church from September 17, 1947 till his death on July 08, 1958. He replaced Patriarch Yousef VI Emmanuel II Thomas † and was followed by Paul II Cheikho †.
|Consecrated by:||Patriarch Yousef VI Emmanuel II Thomas|
|Date of consecration:||May 10, 1925|
Yousef VI Emmanuel II Thomas
|Patriarch of Babylon|
| Succeeded by|
Paul II Cheikho
- "Archbishop Yousef VII Ghanima". Catholic-Hierarchy.org. http://www.catholic-hierarchy.org/bishop/bghanima.html. Retrieved 2008-12-08.