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Metropolitan Archdiocese of

Corfu–Zakynthos–Kefalonia

Greece Greece

Continent: East Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Metropolitan Archdiocese

Area: 12,000 km²

Population: 3,820 Catholics (3.2% of 120,600 total) (2015)

Suffragan Sees: no suffragan sees

Neighbouring Dioceses: Southern Albania (↑), Thessaloniki (↗), Athens (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for the Oriental Churches

Statistics: 3 parishes, 5 priests (4 diocesan, 1 religious), 11 lay religious (4 brothers, 7 sisters) (2015)

Website: Link

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Metropolitan Archbishop (2003.03.22 – ...):Archbishop Yannis Spiteris, O.F.M. Cap. (78)Archbishop Yannis Spiteris, O.F.M. Cap. (78)

Apostolic Administrator of Thessaloniki (Greece)

Ordinaries

Metropolitan Archbishops of Corfu–Zakynthos–Kefalonia (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Yannis Spiteris, O.F.M. Cap. (78)Archbishop Yannis Spiteris, O.F.M. Cap. (78)Permalink
(2003.03.22 – ...)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Corfu–Zakynthos–Kefalonia (Greece)
Apostolic Administrator of Thessaloniki (Greece)

Born:1940.08.27 (Greece)
Ordained Priest:1968.07.24
Consecrated Bishop:2003.05.18

Metropolitan Archbishop of Corfu–Zakynthos–Kefalonia (Greece) (2003.03.22 – ...)

Apostolic Administrator of Thessaloniki (Greece) (2003.03.22 – ...)

Archbishop Antónios Varthalítis, A.A.Permalink
(1962.05.30 – 2003.03.22)

Born:1924.01.01 (Greece)
Ordained Priest:1953.01.11
Consecrated Bishop:1962.08.05
Died:2007.10.27 († 83)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Corfu–Zakynthos–Kefalonia (Greece) (1962.05.30 – 2003.03.22)

President of Episcopal Conference of Greece (1967 – 1992)

Apostolic Administrator of Thessaloniki (Greece) (1992 – 2003.03.22)

Archbishop Antonio Gregorio Vuccino, A.A.Permalink
(1947.05.29 – 1952.07.06)

Born:1891.05.08
Ordained Priest:1918.05.11
Consecrated Bishop:1937.07.25
Died:1968.04.23 († 76)

Bishop of Syros (Greece) (1937.06.09 – 1947.05.29)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Corfu–Zakynthos–Kefalonia (Greece) (1947.05.29 – 1952.07.06)

Titular Archbishop of Aprus (1952.07.06 – 1968.04.23)

Fr. Giovanni Dalla VecchiaPermalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1941 – 1944)

Archbishop Leonard BrindisiPermalink
(1919.07.03 – 1940.09.08)

Born:1854.06.15 (Greece)
Died:1940.09.08 († 86)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Naxos (Greece) (1909.03.30 – 1919.06.03)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Naxos–Andros–Tinos–Mykonos (Greece) (1919.06.03 – 1919.07.03)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Corfu–Zakynthos–Kefalonia (Greece) (1919.07.03 – 1940.09.08)

Bishops of Corfù (Roman Rite)

Bishop Domenico DarmaninPermalink
(1912.03.04 – 1919.02.17)

Born:1843.01.12
Died:1919.02.17 († 76)

Bishop of Syros (Greece) (1901.04.16 – 1912.03.04)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1912.03.04 – 1919.02.17)

Apostolic Administrator of Kefalonia–Zakynthos (1913 – 1919.02.17)

Bishop Teodoro Antonio PolitoPermalink
(1901.06.11 – 1911.09.23)

Born:1842.02.15 (Greece)
Died:1911.09.23 († 69)

Bishop of Syros (Greece) (1895.03.27 – 1901.06.11)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1901.06.11 – 1911.09.23)

Bishop Antonio Delenda (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1898.03.24 – 1900.08.20)

Born:1860.01.02 (Greece)
Died:1911.08 († 51)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1898.03.24 – 1900.08.20)

Archbishop of Athens (Greece) (1900.08.20 – 1911.08)

Apostolic Delegate to Greece (1900.08.25 – 1911.08)

Bishop Evangelista Boni, O.F.M. Cap.Permalink
(1885.01.11 – 1897.08.19)

Born:1829.09.14 (Italy)
Consecrated Bishop:1872.07.25
Died:1897.08.19 († 67)

Bishop of Kefalonia–Zakynthos (1872.06.07 – 1885.01.11)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1885.01.11 – 1897.08.19)

Bishop Spiridione MaddalenaPermalink
(1860.09.28 – 1884.08.01)

Born:1824.11.03 (Greece)
Ordained Priest:1850.06.04
Consecrated Bishop:1860.12.09
Died:1884.08.01 († 59)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1860.09.28 – 1884.08.01)

Bishop Carlo RivelliPermalink
(1855.11.01 – 1858.09.18)

Born: (Greece)
Consecrated Bishop:1855.11.01
Died:1858.09.18

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1855.11.01 – 1858.09.18)

Bishop Francis Joseph Nicholson, O.C.D.Permalink
(1852.05 – 1855.04.30)

Born:1803.11.29 (Ireland)
Consecrated Bishop:1846.05.24
Died:1855.04.30 († 51)

Titular Bishop of Tamassus (1846.03.27 – 1846.05.12 not possessed)

Titular Bishop of Hierapolis (1846.05.12 – 1852.05)

Coadjutor Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1846.05.12 – 1852.05)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1852.05 – 1855.04.30)

Bishop Daulus Augustus Foscolo (later Patriarch)Permalink
(1816.03.08 – 1830.03.15)

Born:1785.10.06 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1808.04.16
Consecrated Bishop:1816.03.17
Died:1860.06.07 († 74)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1816.03.08 – 1830.03.15)

Patriarch of Jerusalem (1830.03.15 – 1847.10.04)

Patriarch of Alexandria (1847.10.04 – 1860.06.07)

Bishop Francesco Maria Fenzi (later Patriarch)Permalink
(1779.09.20 – 1816.09.23)

Born:1738.03.24 (Croatia)
Ordained Priest:1762.06.05
Consecrated Bishop:1779.09.21
Died:1829.01.09 († 90)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1779.09.20 – 1816.09.23)

Patriarch of Jerusalem (1816.09.23 – 1829.01.09)

Bishop Andrea Benedetto GanassoniPermalink
(1773.12.20 – 1779.07.12)

Born:1734.02.01 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1757.01.30
Consecrated Bishop:1773.12.21
Died:1786.03.29 († 52)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1773.12.20 – 1779.07.12)

Bishop of Feltre (Italy) (1779.07.12 – 1786.03.29)

Bishop Paolo Da Ponte, O.C.D.Permalink
(1765.08.05 – 1773.09.13)

Born:1709.06.08 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1733.09.19
Consecrated Bishop:1765.08.11
Died:1791.03 († 81)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1765.08.05 – 1773.09.13)

Bishop of Torcello (1773.09.13 – 1791.03)

Bishop Antonius NaniPermalink
(1742.04.18 – 1765.04)

Born:1696.08.16 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1725.09.21
Died:1765.04 († 68)

Titular Bishop of Priene (1727.01.20 – 1742.04.18)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1742.04.18 – 1765.04)

Bishop Joannes Antonius FoscariniPermalink
(1732.03.03 – 1739.12)

Born:1688.09.12 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1723.05.18
Consecrated Bishop:1732.03.09
Died:1739.12 († 51)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1732.03.03 – 1739.12)

Bishop Vincenzo Mazzoleni, O.P.Permalink
(1727.11.26 – 1731.06.18)

Born:1667.08.22 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1690.08.06
Consecrated Bishop:1727.12.07
Died:1741.12.16 († 74)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1727.11.26 – 1731.06.18)

Bishop of Poreč (Croatia) (1731.06.18 – 1741.12.16)

Bishop Angelo Maria Quirini, O.S.B. Cas. (later Cardinal)Permalink
(1723.11.22 – 1727.07.30)

Born:1680.03.30 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1702.03.24
Consecrated Bishop:1723.11.30
Created Cardinal in pectore:1726.12.09
Revealed as Cardinal:1727.11.20
Died:1755.01.06 († 74)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1723.11.22 – 1727.07.30)

Archbishop-Bishop of Brescia (Italy) (1727.07.30 – 1755.01.06)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Agostino (1727.12.22 – 1728.03.08)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Marco (1728.03.08 – 1743.03.11)

Archivist of Vatican Secret Archives (1730.09.04 – 1755.01.06)

Librarian of Vatican Apostolic Library (1730.09.04 – 1755.01.06)

Prefect of Sacred Congregation of the Index (1740 – 1755.01.06?)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Prassede (1743.03.11 – 1755.01.06)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Marco in commendum (1743.03.11 – 1755.01.06)

Commendatory Abbot of Santa Maria di Vangadizza (Italy) (1747? – 1755.01.06)

Bishop Augusto ZaccoPermalink
(1706.11.15 – 1723.11.22)

Born:1662.11.10 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1687.06.01
Died:1739.02.18 († 76)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1706.11.15 – 1723.11.22)

Bishop of Treviso (Italy) (1723.11.22 – 1739.02.18)

Bishop Giorgio Emo, O.C.D.Permalink
(1688.06.14 – 1705.01)

Born:1650 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1688.02.01
Consecrated Bishop:1688.06.27
Died:1705.01 († 55)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1688.06.14 – 1705.01)

Cardinal Marcantonio BarbarigoPermalink
(1678.06.06 – 1687.07.07)

Born:1640.03.06 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:
Consecrated Bishop:1678.06.26
Created Cardinal:1686.09.02
Died:1706.05.26 († 66)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1678.06.06 – 1687.07.07)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Susanna (1686.09.30 – 1697.07.01)

Archbishop-Bishop of Montefiascone (1687.07.07 – 1706.05.26)

Archbishop-Bishop of Corneto (Italy) (1687.07.07 – 1706.05.26)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Marco (1697.07.01 – 1706.05.26)

Bishop Carlo Labia, C.R.Permalink
(1659.01.27 – 1677.09.13)

Born:1624 (Italy)
Consecrated Bishop:1659.02.09
Died:1701.11.29 († 77)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1659.01.27 – 1677.09.13)

Bishop of Adria (Italy) (1677.09.13 – 1701.11.29)

Bishop Benedetto Bragadin, O.F.M.Permalink
(1618.12.03 – 1658)

Born:1586
Ordained Priest:1611
Consecrated Bishop:1618.12.08
Died:1658 († 72)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1618.12.03 – 1658)

Bishop Vincenzo QueriniPermalink
(1597.01.29 – 1618)

Born:1559
Died:1618 († 59)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1597.01.29 – 1618)

Bishop Giovanni BalbiPermalink
(1587.01.14 – 1597)

Died:1597

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1587.01.14 – 1597)

Bishop Maffeo VenierPermalink
(1583.05.11 – 1586)

Born:1550.06.06 (Italy)
Consecrated Bishop:1583.07.10
Died:1586 († 36)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1583.05.11 – 1586)

Bishop Bernardino SurianoPermalink
(1577.11.29 – 1583)

Died:1583

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1577.11.29 – 1583)

Archbishop Antonio CoccoPermalink
(1565 – 1577)

Titular Archbishop of Patrasso (1560.05.29 – 1565)

Coadjutor Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1560.05.29 – 1565)

Archbishop-Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1565 – 1577)

Bishop Giacomo CoccoPermalink
(1528.11.20 – 1565)

Died:1565

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1528.11.20 – 1565)

Bishop Cristoforo MarcelloPermalink
(1514.05.28 – 1527)

Died:1527

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1514.05.28 – 1527)

Bishop Santo VenierPermalink
(1481.08.03 – 1514)

Died:1514

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1481.08.03 – 1514)

Bishop Petrus FrigerioPermalink
(1459.03.17 – 1481)

Died:1481

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1459.03.17 – 1481)

Cardinal Isidore of KievPermalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1458 – 1459)

Bishop Pietro Giustiniani, O.P.Permalink
(1458 – 1458)

Bishop of Pedena (1434.09.10 – 1457)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1458 – 1458)

Bishop Franciscus GrittiPermalink
(1452.03.28 – 1458)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1452.03.28 – 1458)

Bishop Martinus Bernardini, O.E.S.A.Permalink
(1430.09.25 – 1452)

Bishop of Koper (Slovenia) (1424.07.14 – 1428.02.23)

Bishop of Modone (1428.02.23 – 1430.09.25)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1430.09.25 – 1452)

Bishop Eustachio de LeonardisPermalink
(1428.11.29 – 1430)

Died:1430

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1428.11.29 – 1430)

Bishop Giorgio de Cadolfino, O.P.Permalink
(1413.09.18 – 1428)

Died:1428

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1413.09.18 – 1428)

Bishop IlarioPermalink
(1406.03.08 – 1413)

Died:1413

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1406.03.08 – 1413)

Bishop Albano MichielPermalink
(1392.08.09 – 1406.03.08)

Died:1409

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1392.08.09 – 1406.03.08)

Bishop of Padova (Italy) (1406.03.08 – 1409)

Bishop Marco Giustiniani (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1390.12.01 – 1392.08.31)

Died:1405

Bishop of Corone (1386.03.24 – 1390.12.01)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1390.12.01 – 1392.08.31)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Crete (Greece) (1392.08.31 – 1405)

Fr. Pino OrdelaffiPermalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1390.03.18 – 1390)

Bishop NicolòPermalink
(1386.04.14 – 1386)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1386.04.14 – 1386)

Bishop Petro BudanaPermalink
(1379.01.15 – 1386)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1379.01.15 – 1386)

Bishop Giovanni da Amelia (later Cardinal)Permalink
(1376.02.15 – 1378.09.18)

Born:1309 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:
Consecrated Bishop:1376?
Created Cardinal:1378.09.18
Died:1385.12 († 76)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1376.02.15 – 1378.09.18)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Sabina (1378.09.18 – 1385.12)

Bishop Castellino RomanopullusPermalink
(1350.04.16 – 1376)

Died:1376

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1350.04.16 – 1376)

Bishop NicolòPermalink
(1348.11.10 – 1350)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1348.11.10 – 1350)

Bishop Francesco degli Atti (later Cardinal)Permalink
(1348.05.30 – 1348.09.17)

Born: (Italy)
Ordained Priest:
Consecrated Bishop:1348?
Created Cardinal:1356.12.23
Died:1361.08.25

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1348.05.30 – 1348.09.17)

Bishop of Chiusi (Italy) (1348.09.17 – 1353.04.17)

Bishop of Montecassino (Italy) (1353.04.17 – 1355.03.18)

Bishop of Firenze (Italy) (1355.03.18 – 1356.12.23)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Marco (1356.12.23 – 1361.08.25)

Major Penitentiary of Sacred Apostolic Penitentiary (1357 – 1361.08.25)

Fr. Giovanni della Porta (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1348 – 1348.05.30)

Died:1357

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1348 – 1348.05.30)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Brindisi–Oria (Italy) (1348.05.30 – 1353.01.18)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Capua (Italy) (1353.01.18 – 1357)

Bishop Gaddo Pisano, O.P.Permalink
(1341 – 1347)

Bishop of Korcula (1330? – 1341)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1341 – 1347)

Bishop SalvianusPermalink
(1340? – ?)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1340? – ?)

Bishop Ioannes, O.P.Permalink
(1330.06.27 – ?)

Bishop of Chios (Greece) (1329.06.12 – 1330.06.27)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1330.06.27 – ?)

Bishop Ioannes, O.P. (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1320 – 1330.06.27)

Died:1345

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1320 – 1330.06.27)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Otranto (Italy) (1330.06.27 – 1345)

Bishop ChristopohorusPermalink
(1318? – ?)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1318? – ?)

Bishop Marcus ContariniPermalink
(1310? – ?)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1310? – ?)

Bishop DemetriusPermalink
(1299? – ?)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1299? – ?)

Bishop StephanusPermalink
(1289 – 1296)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1289 – 1296)

Bishop AntoniusPermalink
(1283 – 1284)

Bishop of Corfù (Greece) (1283 – 1284)

Former Prelates


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