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Apostolic Signatura

Supremum Tribunal Signaturae Apostolicae



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Bishop(s)

  • Raymond Leo Burke, Cardinal, Prefect
  • Giuseppe Sciacca, Official
  • Frans Daneels, O. Praem., Secretary
  • Gilberto Agustoni, Cardinal, Prefect Emeritus
  • Francesco Saverio Salerno, Secretary Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Tribunal
  • Erected: 15th Century
  • Curial Office
  • Roman Curia
  • Description: functions as the supreme tribunal and also ensures that justice in the Church is correctly administered. (Pastor Bonus, 121)
  • Mailing Address: Palazzo della Cancelleria, 00186 Roma, Piazza della Cancelleria, 1
  • Telephone: 06.69.88.75.20
  • Fax: 06.69.88.75.53

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
15th CenturyErectedApostolic Signatura (erected)

Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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