Diocese of Alife
Diocese of Alife
     Catholic_Encyclopedia Alife
    A diocese made up of twelve communes in the province of Caserta, Archbishopric of Benevento, Italy. The name of a Bishop of Alife appears for the first time among the signatories of the Roman Synod of 499, in the time of Pope Symmachus (Clarus episcopus Ecclesiœ Allifanœ subscripsi —) "Monumenta Germaniæ Historica," auct. Antiquiss., XII, 400. It contains 17 parishes, 60 priests, 23,890 inhabitants.
    CAPPELLETTI, Le chiese d'Italia (Venice, 1866), XIX, 89; UGHELLI, Italia Sacra (Venice, 1722), VIII, 206; GAMS, Series episcoporum Ecclesiœ catholicœ (Ratisbon, 1873), 847; D'AVINO, Cenni Storici (Naples, 1820), 8.
    Transcribed by Douglas J. Potter Dedicated to the Immaculate Heart of the Blessed Virgin Mary

The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume VIII. — New York: Robert Appleton Company. . 1910.

Catholic encyclopedia.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Roman Catholic Diocese of Alife-Caiazzo — The diocese of Alife Caiazzo is a Roman Catholic ecclesiastical territory in Campanioa, southern Italy, created in 1986. In that year the historic diocese of Alife was united with the diocese of Caiazzo. The diocese is a suffragan of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Diocese of Caiazzo — The Diocese of Caiazzo is a former Roman Catholic ecclesiastical territory in the province of Caserta, southern Italy, abolished in 1986, when it was united into the Diocese of Alife Caiazzo. It was a suffragan of the archdiocese of Capua.… …   Wikipedia

  • Alife — • A diocese made up of twelve communes in the province of Caserta, Archbishopric of Benevento, Italy Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Diocèse de Naples — Archidiocèse de Naples Archidiocèse de Naples Archidiœcesis Neapolitana Pays …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Roman Catholic Diocese of Cerreto Sannita-Telese-Sant’Agata de’ Goti — The Italian Catholic diocese of Cerreto Sannita Telese Sant Agata de Goti, in Campania, Italy, has existed since 1986, when the diocese of Sant Agata de Goti was united into the historical diocese of Telese o Cerreto Sannita. The diocese is a… …   Wikipedia

  • List of Roman Catholic dioceses (structured view) — The Roman Catholic church in its entirety contains over 3,000 dioceses, 800 archdioceses as well as military ordinaries, Apostolic vicariates, and prefectures around the world. This is a structural list to show the relationships of each diocese… …   Wikipedia

  • List of Roman Catholic dioceses in Europe — In the birthplace of the Catholic church, there are a large number of dioceses principally centred in the countries of Italy, Spain, France, Ireland, and Poland. Italy has the largest number of dioceses per capita of any country, although Brazil… …   Wikipedia

  • List of the Roman Catholic dioceses in Italy — The following is the List of the Roman Catholic dioceses of Italy. The Roman Catholic Church in Italy is composed of hundreds of particular churches, most of which are dioceses led by bishops. Dioceses led by archbishops are called archdioceses.… …   Wikipedia

  • Liste des diocèses et archidiocèses d'Italie — L église catholique romaine italienne est territorialement organisé de façon suivante : 16 régions ecclésiastiques 42 provinces ecclésiastiques subdivisées en : 1 Siège apostolique (Saint Siège) : Rome (diocèse de Rome lui est… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Région ecclésiastique de Campanie — La région ecclésiastique de Campanie (en italien : Regione ecclesiastica Campania) est l une des seize régions ecclésiastiques que compte l Église catholique romaine en Italie. Cette circonscription d une superficie de 13 879 km² couvre …   Wikipédia en Français

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”