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Diocese of

Forlì–Bertinoro

Italy Italy

Continent: West Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 1,182 km²

Population: 178,000 Catholics (94.0% of 189,400 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Ravenna–Cervia

Neighbouring Dioceses: Fiesole (↙), Faenza–Modigliana (↖), Ravenna–Cervia (↗), Cesena–Sarsina (↘), Arezzo–Cortona–Sansepolcro (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: Madonna del Fuoco, Madonna del Lago, S. Mercuriale, S. Ruffillo

Statistics: 128 parishes, 112 priests (93 diocesan, 19 religious), 11 deacons, 175 lay religious (24 brothers, 151 sisters), 6 seminarians (2015)

Address: Piazza Dante 1, 47121 Forlì, Italy

Phone: 0543 28240

Websites: LinkTwitter Feed

History

Papal Visits


Special Churches

Fiesole (↙), Faenza–Modigliana (↖), Ravenna–Cervia (↗), Cesena–Sarsina (↘), Arezzo–Cortona–Sansepolcro (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2005.11.12 – ...):Bishop Lino Pizzi (75)Bishop Lino Pizzi (75)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Forlì–Bertinoro (Roman Rite)

Bishop Lino Pizzi (75)Bishop Lino Pizzi (75)Permalink
(2005.11.12 – ...)

Bishop of Forlì–Bertinoro (Italy)

Mane nobiscum Domine

Born:1942.09.25 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1966.06.18
Consecrated Bishop:2006.01.22

Bishop of Forlì–Bertinoro (Italy) (2005.11.12 – ...)

Bishop Vincenzo Zarri (87)Bishop Vincenzo Zarri (87)Permalink
(1988.04.09 – 2005.11.12)

Bishop emeritus of Forlì–Bertinoro (Italy)

Born:1929.10.23 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1952.07.25
Consecrated Bishop:1976.06.29

Titular Bishop of Luni (1976.05.24 – 1988.04.09)

Auxiliary Bishop of Bologna (Italy) (1976.05.24 – 1988.04.09)

Bishop of Forlì–Bertinoro (Italy) (1988.04.09 – 2005.11.12)

Bishop Giovanni ProniPermalink
(1986.09.30 – 1988.04.09)

Born:1912.09.02 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1937.06.27
Consecrated Bishop:1962.05.27
Died:1991.11.15 († 79)

Bishop of Termoli (Italy) (1962.04.18 – 1970.03.10)

Coadjutor Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1970.03.10 – 1976.06.09)

Bishop of Bertinoro (Italy) (1970.03.10 – 1986.09.30)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1976.06.09 – 1986.09.30)

Bishop of Forlì–Bertinoro (Italy) (1986.09.30 – 1988.04.09)

Bishops of Forlì (Roman Rite)

Bishop Giovanni ProniPermalink
(1976.06.09 – 1986.09.30)

(see above)

Bishop Paolo BabiniPermalink
(1950.10.21 – 1976.06.09)

Born:1893.04.04 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1918.04.14
Consecrated Bishop:1938.11.05
Died:1982.11.27 († 89)

Bishop of Comacchio (Italy) (1938.09.12 – 1950.10.21)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1950.10.21 – 1976.06.09)

Bishop Giuseppe RollaPermalink
(1932.11.25 – 1950.08.02)

Born:1877.10.06 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1901.08.04
Consecrated Bishop:1933.01.08
Died:1950.08.02 († 72)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1932.11.25 – 1950.08.02)

Bishop Raimondo JaffeiPermalink
(1895.03.18 – 1932.08.22)

Born:1847.11.01 (Italy)
Died:1932.08.22 († 84)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1895.03.18 – 1932.08.22)

Cardinal Domenico SvampaPermalink
(1887.05.23 – 1894.05.21)

Born:1851.06.13 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1874.04.04
Consecrated Bishop:1887.05.23
Created Cardinal:1894.05.18
Died:1907.08.10 († 56)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1887.05.23 – 1894.05.21)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Bologna (Italy) (1894.05.21 – 1907.08.10)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Onofrio (1894.05.21 – 1907.08.10)

Bishop Pietro Paolo TrucchiPermalink
(1857.12.21 – 1887)

Born:1807.03.15 (Italy)
Died:1887 († 80)

Bishop of Anagni (Italy) (1846.09.21 – 1857.12.21)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1857.12.21 – 1887)

Bishop Mariano Falcinelli Antoniacci, O.S.B. Cas. (later Cardinal)Permalink
(1853.03.07 – 1857.12.21)

Born:1806.11.10 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1829.06.13
Consecrated Bishop:1853.04.17
Created Cardinal:1873.12.22
Died:1874.05.29 († 67)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1853.03.07 – 1857.12.21)

Titular Archbishop of Athenæ (Greece) (1857.12.21 – 1873.12.22)

Apostolic Internuncio to Brazil (1858.03.30 – 1863.08.14)

Apostolic Nuncio to Austria-Hungary (1863.08.14 – 1873)

Cardinal-Priest of S. Marcello (1874.05.04 – 1874.05.29)

Bishop Antonio MagriniPermalink
(1852.03.18 – 1852.08)

Born:1809 (Italy)
Died:1852.08 († 43)

Bishop of Terni (Italy) (1848.12.11 – 1852.03.18)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1852.03.18 – 1852.08)

Bishop Gaetano CarlettiPermalink
(1845.04.21 – 1849.09.28)

Born:1805.02.11 (Italy)
Consecrated Bishop:1845.06.12
Died:1867 († 62)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1845.04.21 – 1849.09.28)

Bishop of Rieti (Italy) (1849.09.28 – 1867)

Bishop Stanislao Vincenzo Tomba, B. (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1836.02.01 – 1845.04.21)

Born:1782.04.17 (Italy)
Consecrated Bishop:1832.12.23
Died:1847.02.05 († 64)

Titular Bishop of Rhodiopolis (1832.12.17 – 1836.02.01)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1836.02.01 – 1845.04.21)

Archbishop of Camerino (Italy) (1845.04.21 – 1847.02.05)

Bishop of Treia (Italy) (1845.04.21 – 1847.02.05)

Bishop Andrea BrattiPermalink
(1807.09.18 – 1835.11.11)

Born:1759.12.20 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1783.12.20
Consecrated Bishop:1807.12.27
Died:1835.11.11 († 75)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1807.09.18 – 1835.11.11)

Bishop Mercuriale PratiPermalink
(1784.06.25 – 1806.10.18)

Born:1715.10.09 (Italy)
Died:1806.10.18 († 91)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1784.06.25 – 1806.10.18)

Bishop Giuseppe de VignoliPermalink
(1776.07.10 – 1782.04.02)

Born:1710.08.20 (Italy)
Died:1782.04.02 († 71)

Bishop of San Severino (Italy) (1746.06.14 – 1757.12.19)

Bishop of Carpentras (1757.12.19 – 1776.07.10)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1776.07.10 – 1782.04.02)

Bishop Nicola BizzarriPermalink
(1769.11.20 – 1776.07.13)

Born:1723.03.29 (Italy)
Died:1776 († 53)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1769.11.20 – 1776.07.13)

Bishop Francesco PiazzaPermalink
(1760.12.15 – 1769.02.12)

Born:1707.09.06
Died:1769.02.12 († 61)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1760.12.15 – 1769.02.12)

Bishop Tommaso TorelliPermalink
(1714.10.01 – 1760)

Died:1760

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1714.10.01 – 1760)

Bishop Giovanni RasponiPermalink
(1689.02.28 – 1714.08)

Died:1714.08

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1689.02.28 – 1714.08)

Bishop Claudio CiccoliniPermalink
(1666 – 1688.04)

Died:1688.04

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1666 – 1688.04)

Archbishop Giacomo TheodoliPermalink
(1635.06.07 – 1665)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Amalfi (Italy) (1625 – 1635.06.07)

Archbishop-Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1635.06.07 – 1665)

Bishop Cesare BartorelliPermalink
(1603 – 1635.01.09)

Died:1635.01.09

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1603 – 1635.01.09)

Bishop Corrado TartariniPermalink
(1599 – 1603)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1599 – 1603)

Bishop Alessandro de’ Franceschi, O.P.Permalink
(1594 – 1599)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1594 – 1599)

Bishop Fulvio TeofiliPermalink
(1587.01 – 1594)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1587.01 – 1594)

Bishop Giovanni Mazza de’ CanobbiPermalink
(1580 – 1586)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1580 – 1586)

Bishop Marcantonio del GiglioPermalink
(1578 – 1580)

Died:1580

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1578 – 1580)

Bishop Antonio Giannotti da Montagnana (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1563 – 1578)

Died:1597

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1563 – 1578)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Urbino (Italy) (1578 – 1597)

Bishop Pietro Giovanni AliottiPermalink
(1551 – 1563)

Died:1563

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1551 – 1563)

Bishop Bernardino de MediciPermalink
(1528 – 1551)

Born:1476
Died:1552 († 76)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1528 – 1551)

Cardinal Nicolò RidolfiPermalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1526.04.16 – 1528.08.07)

Bishop Leonardo de’ MediciPermalink
(1519 – 1526)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1519 – 1526)

Bishop Bernardino de’ MediciPermalink
(1516 – ?)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1516 – ?)

Bishop Pietro GriffoPermalink
(1512? – 1514?)

Died:1514?

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1512? – 1514?)

Bishop Tommaso AstiPermalink
(1485.09.03 – 1512)

Died:1512

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1485.09.03 – 1512)

Bishop Alessandro NumaiPermalink
(1470.05.09 – 1485.08)

Died:1485.08

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1470.05.09 – 1485.08)

Bishop Giacomo PaladiniPermalink
(1463.12.11 – 1470)

Died:1470

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1463.12.11 – 1470)

Bishop Daniele d’Alunno, C.R.S.A.Permalink
(1449.10.27 – 1463)

Died:1463

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1449.10.27 – 1463)

Bishop Mariano FarinataPermalink
(1446.11.04 – 1449.10.27)

Died:1451

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1446.11.04 – 1449.10.27)

Bishop of Sarsina (Italy) (1449.10.27 – 1451)

Bishop Luigi PiranoPermalink
(1437.02.18 – 1446)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1437.02.18 – 1446)

Bishop Guglielmo Bevilacqua, O.E.S.A.Permalink
(1433 – 1437)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1433 – 1437)

Bishop Giovanni CapparelliPermalink
(1425 – 1437.02)

Died:1460

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1425 – 1437.02)

Bishop of Ancona e Umana (Italy) (1437.02 – 1460)

Bishop Giovanni StrataPermalink
(1417 – ?)

Bishop of Comacchio (Italy) (1405 – 1413)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1413 – 1417)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1417 – ?)

Bishop Alberto Buoncristiani, O.S.M.Permalink
(1413.04 – 1417)

Died:1432

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1413.04 – 1417)

Bishop of Comacchio (Italy) (1417 – 1432)

Bishop Giovanni StrataPermalink
(1413 – 1417)

Bishop of Comacchio (Italy) (1405 – 1413)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1413 – 1417)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1417 – ?)

Bishop Matteo FiorilliPermalink
(1412.08 – 1413)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1412.08 – 1413)

Bishop Scarpetta OrdelaffiPermalink
(1391 – 1401)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1391 – 1401)

Bishop Simone PaganiPermalink
(1384 – 1391.01.23)

Died:1391.01.23

Bishop of Volterra (Italy) (1375 – 1384)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1384 – 1391.01.23)

Bishop Paolo da San RufelloPermalink
(1382 – 1384)

Died:1384

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1382 – 1384)

Bishop Bartolomeo da Sanzetto, O.F.M.Permalink
(1351 – 1381)

Died:1381

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1351 – 1381)

Bishop AimericoPermalink
(1349.03.02 – 1351.01.20)

Died:1356

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1349.03.02 – 1351.01.20)

Bishop of Bosa (Italy) (1351.01.20 – 1356)

Bishop GiovanniPermalink
(1342 – 1346)

Died:1348

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1342 – 1346)

Bishop of Tuscanella (1348 – 1348)

Bishop of Viterbo (Italy) (1348 – 1348)

Bishop Tommaso Bettino PiatesePermalink
(1318 – ?)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1318 – ?)

Bishop Peppo OrdelaffiPermalink
(1303 – 1303)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1303 – 1303)

Bishop Rodolfo PiatesiPermalink
(1303 – ?)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1303 – ?)

Bishop TaddeoPermalink
(1302 – 1303?)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1302 – 1303?)

Bishop RinaldoPermalink
(1285 – ?)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1285 – ?)

Bishop EnricoPermalink
(1280 – ?)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1280 – ?)

Bishop RodolfoPermalink
(1270 – ?)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1270 – ?)

Bishop RichelmoPermalink
(1253 – 1270)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1253 – 1270)

Bishop GerolamoPermalink
(1253 – 1253)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1253 – 1253)

Bishop EnricoPermalink
(1237 – ?)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1237 – ?)

Bishop AlbertoPermalink
(1232 – ?)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1232 – ?)

Bishop Ricciardello BelmontiPermalink
(1225 – ?)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1225 – ?)

Bishop AlbertoPermalink
(1213 – ?)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1213 – ?)

Bishop GiovanniPermalink
(1192 – 1203)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1192 – 1203)

Bishop Alessandro di ForlìPermalink
(1160 – 1189)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (1160 – 1189)

Bishop DrudoPermalink
(? – 1149?)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (? – 1149?)

Bishop PietroPermalink
(? – 1118?)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (? – 1118?)

Bishop GiovanniPermalink
(? – 1072?)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (? – 1072?)

Bishop RodolfoPermalink
(? – 1016?)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (? – 1016?)

Bishop Fausto AnderliniPermalink
(? – 1001?)

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (? – 1001?)

Saint Bishop MercurialePermalink
(359 – 405.05.23?)

Died:405.05.23?

Bishop of Forlì (Italy) (359 – 405.05.23?)

Former Prelates


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