Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Camerino-San Severino Marche

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Archdiocese of Camerino-San Severino Marche
Archidioecesis Camerinensis-Sancti Severini in Piceno
CattedraledelduomoCamerino.jpg
Location
Country  Italy
Ecclesiastical province Fermo
Statistics
Area 1,603 km2 (619 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2006)
59,738
57,250 (95.8%)
Parishes 95
Information
Denomination Catholic Church
Rite Roman Rite
Established 3rd Century
Cathedral Camerino Cathedral (Cattedrale di SS. Annunziata)
Co-cathedral San Severino Cathedral (Concattedrale di S. Agostino)
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Archbishop Francesco Giovanni Brugnaro
Emeritus Bishops Angelo Fagiani
Map
Arcidiocesi di Camerino-San Severino Marche.svg
Website
www.arcidiocesicamerino.it

The Italian Archdiocese of Camerino-San Severino Marche (Latin: Archidioecesis Camerinensis-Sancti Severini in Piceno) is a Roman Catholic ecclesiastical territory, seated in Camerino, a city in the Province of Macerata, in the central Italian Marche region, in the Apennines. It is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Fermo.

In 1986 the historical archdiocese of Camerino, an archdiocese since 1787, was united with the diocese of San Severino.[1][2][3]

History[edit]

During the persecution of Decius in 249, the priest Porphyrius, master of the youthful martyr Venantius, and the Bishop Leontius suffered martyrdom at Camerino. Gerontius appears at the Council of Rome in 464/465.

Bishops[edit]

Diocese of Camerino[edit]

Latin Name: Camerinensis
Erected: 3rd Century

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Archdiocese of Camerino[edit]

Latin Name: Camerinensis
Elevated: 17 December 1787
Immediately Subject to the Holy See

  • Angelicus Benincasa, O.F.M. Cap. (27 Jun 1796 - 17 May 1815 Died)
  • Nicola Mattei Baldini (14 Apr 1817 - 27 Jan 1842 Appointed, Archbishop (Personal Title) of Corneto (Tarquinia) e Montefiascone)
  • Gaetano Baluffi (27 Jan 1842 - 21 Apr 1845 Appointed, Titular Archbishop of Perge)
  • Stanislao Vincenzo Tomba, B. (21 Apr 1845 - 5 Feb 1847 Died)
  • Felicissimo Salvini (12 Apr 1847 - 23 Jan 1893 Died)
  • Celestino del Frate (21 May 1894 - 26 Apr 1908 Died)
  • Pietro Paolo Camillo Moreschini, C.P. (29 Apr 1909 - 24 Oct 1918 Died)
  • Ettore Fronzi (14 Dec 1918 - 1 Oct 1938 Resigned)
  • Umberto Malchiodi (14 Nov 1938 - 18 Feb 1946 Appointed, Coadjutor Archbishop of Piacenza)
  • Giuseppe D’Avack (18 Feb 1946 - 13 Feb 1964 Resigned)
  • Bruno Frattegiani (14 Feb 1964 - 20 Apr 1989 Retired)

Archdiocese of Camerino-San Severino Marche[edit]

Latin Name: Camerinensis-Sancti Severini in Piceno
United: 30 September 1986 with Diocese of San Severino

Sources[edit]

  • Benigni, Umberto. "Diocese of Camerino." The Catholic Encyclopedia. Vol. 3. New York: Robert Appleton Company, 1908. Retrieved 2016-10-10.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archdiocese of Camerino-San Severino Marche" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved February 29, 2016
  2. ^ "Archdiocese of Camerino–San Severino Marche" GCatholic.org. Gabriel Chow. Retrieved February 29, 2016
  3. ^ Portale della Arcidiocesi di Camerino-San Severino Marche - Content
  4. ^ Alberto degli Alberti was prominent at the Council of Florence, where he was made cardinal and sent as legate by Pope Eugenius IV to Alfonso V of Aragon and René of Anjou, between whom he brought about a peace
  5. ^ Oliva was never consecrated a bishop.
  6. ^ Buongiovanni had been legate in Poland and had been present at the Council of Trent.
  7. ^ papal legate to Henry II of France.
  8. ^ brother of Pope Clement X.
  9. ^ "Bishop Bernardino Belluzzi" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved August 13, 2016

acknowledgment[edit]

 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainHerbermann, Charles, ed. (1913). "Camerino". Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton. 

Coordinates: 43°08′09″N 13°04′06″E / 43.1359°N 13.0684°E / 43.1359; 13.0684