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Diocese of Sessa Aurunca

Dioecesis Suessanus



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Bishop(s)

  • Orazio Francesco Piazza, Bishop
  • Antonio Napoletano, C.SS.R., Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 5th Century
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Napoli {Naples}
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Italy
  • Square Kilometers: 338 (130 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Campania
  • Official Web Site: http://www.diocesisessa.it/
  • Mailing Address: Via XXI Luglio 148, 81037 Sessa Aurunca [Caserta], Italia
  • Telephone: 0823.93.71.67
  • Fax: (same)

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
5th CenturyErectedDiocese of Sessa Aurunca (erected)
1818Territory AddedDiocese of Carinola (Calina) (suppressed) Diocese of Sessa Aurunca

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
194960,00060,000100.0%6066690971542ap1951
197073,92074,23099.6%4915641,155156049ap1971
198095,93096,50099.4%4012521,84421611051ap1981
1990106,800110,00097.1%4118591,8102011342ap1991
199973,99074,24099.7%3919581,27572110042ap2000
200074,30075,00099.1%3913521,4287169642ap2001
200174,50076,00098.0%3911501,4907149742ap2002
200274,50076,00098.0%4112531,4057159842ap2003
200385,50087,72097.5%4112531,6137149842ap2004
200485,50087,72097.5%3812501,7107157142ap2005
201086,90088,90097.8%4113541,6098135242ap2011

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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