Raphael Riva

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Most Reverend

Raphael Riva
ChurchCatholic Church
DioceseDiocese of Chioggia
In office1610–1611
PredecessorLorenzo Prezzato
SuccessorAngelo Baroni
Personal details
Chioggia, Italy
Previous postBishop of Korčula (1605–1610)

Raphael Riva or Raphael Ripa (died 1611) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Bishop of Chioggia (1610–1611) and Bishop of Korčula (1605–1610).


Raphael Riva was ordained a priest in the Order of Preachers.[1] On 12 September 1605, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Paul V as Bishop of Korčula.[1][2] On 24 November 1610, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Paul V as Bishop of Chioggia.[1] He served as Bishop of Chioggia until his death in 1611.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d Cheney, David M. "Bishop Raphael Riva (Ripa), O.P." Catholic-Hierarchy.org. Retrieved June 16, 2018. [self-published]
  2. ^ Chow, Gabriel. "Bishop Raffaele da Riva". GCatholic.org. Retrieved June 16, 2018. [self-published]

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Agostino Quinzio
Bishop of Korčula
Succeeded by
Theodorus Dedo
Preceded by
Lorenzo Prezzato
Bishop of Chioggia
Succeeded by
Angelo Baroni