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Diocese of Altamura-Gravina-Acquaviva delle Fonti

Dioecesis Altamurensis-Gravinensis-Aquavievensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Giovanni Ricchiuti, Bishop
  • Mario Paciello, Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • United: 30 September 1986
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Bari-Bitonto
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Italy
  • Square Kilometers: 1,309 (505 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Puglia
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesidialtamura.it/
  • Mailing Address: Curia Vescovile, Arco Duomo 1, 70022 Altamura [Bari], Italia
  • Telephone: 080.311.70.24
  • Fax: 080.316.05.47

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Territorial Prelature of Altamura
1248ErectedTerritorial Prelature of Altamura (erected)
Territorial Prelature of Altamura ed Acquaviva delle Fonti
17 August 1848Name ChangedTerritorial Prelature of Altamura Territorial Prelature of Altamura ed Acquaviva delle Fonti
Diocese of Altamura-Gravina-Acquaviva delle Fonti
30 September 1986UnitedTerritorial Prelature of Altamura ed Acquaviva delle Fonti
Diocese of Gravina
Diocese of Altamura-Gravina-Acquaviva delle Fonti

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Territorial Prelature of Altamura ed Acquaviva delle Fonti
195037,75037,96599.4%425478035509ap1951
196960,68261,67098.4%4511561,0831415018ap1971
198065,32667,86096.3%4911601,0881415320ap1981
Diocese of Altamura-Gravina-Acquaviva delle Fonti
1990150,070150,67499.6%7125961,56313626739ap1991
1999158,200159,82699.0%7421951,66552318039ap2000
2000158,650160,17399.0%76261021,55552823339ap2001
2001162,000163,40899.1%7223951,70593121539ap2002
2002162,000162,98699.4%7422961,68793419739ap2003
2003163,938165,13899.3%81251061,54693219639ap2004
2004161,864165,09098.0%80251051,541103219039ap2005
2006163,735168,65897.1%7619951,72382519340ap2007
2012168,500170,50098.8%6922911,851112416040ap2013

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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