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Diocese of Aversa

Dioecesis Aversana



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Bishop(s)

  • Angelo Spinillo, Bishop
  • Mario Milano, Bishop Emeritus

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 1053
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Napoli {Naples}
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Italy
  • Square Kilometers: 361 (139 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Campania
  • Official Web Site: https://www.diocesiaversa.it
  • Mailing Address: Strada S. Maria a Piazza 49, 81031 Aversa [Caserta], Italia
  • Telephone: 081.890.17.64; 081.503.76.26
  • Fax: 081.504.55.97

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
1053ErectedDiocese of Atella (suppressed)
Diocese of Cuma (Cumae) (suppressed)
Diocese of Literno (suppressed)
Diocese of Miseno (suppressed)
Diocese of Aversa (erected)
9 July 1957Territory AddedDiocese of Aversa
Diocese of Pozzuoli
30 April 1979Metropolitan ChangedDiocese of Aversa (from Immediately Subject)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1886123,717.0%668053OTC
1950195,000195,000100.0%25047297656464666ap1951
1959199,800200,00099.9%220342547867235070ap1960
1966339,650340,00099.9%228642921,1635253373ap1971
1980381,800382,40099.8%200292291,6673935077ap1981
1990446,000450,00099.1%192202122,10343742296ap1991
1999494,300544,30090.8%205312362,094147056194ap2000
2000502,000551,83391.0%212312432,065147056696ap2001
2001520,900560,90092.9%210312412,161197156696ap2002
2002520,900560,90092.9%222312532,058195156694ap2003
2003535,892552,48297.0%200302302,329184633294ap2004
2004523,794552,51294.8%199212202,380182835694ap2005
2006545,060560,62697.2%190232132,558183642094ap2007
2012553,492578,96695.6%196242202,515333638594ap2013
2015543,260567,56695.7%184292132,550383835996ap2016
2018538,290560,65096.0%185242092,575523327596ap2019
2020538,200560,58096.0%189212102,562522926595ap2021
2022538,950560,65096.1%194212152,506512926195ap2023

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


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased



Source(s)

  • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 1, Page 122, and Page 123
  • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 2, Page 100
  • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 3, Page 126
  • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 4, Page 106
  • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 5, Page 109
  • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 6, Page 111
  • Series Episcoporum Ecclesiae Catholicae, Volume 1, Page 855, to Page 856
  • Acta Apostolicae Sedis, Volume 49, Page 748
  • Acta Apostolicae Sedis, Volume 71, Page 562, and Page 563

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