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Diocese of Teramo-Atri

Dioecesis Aprutina seu Teramensis-Hatriensis seu Atriensis

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  • Lorenzo Leuzzi, Bishop

General Information

Historical Details

Past and Present Ordinaries

Historical Summary

Diocese of Teramo
5th CenturyErectedDiocese of Teramo (erected)
1818Territory AddedDiocese of Teramo
17 November 1965Territory LostDiocese of Teramo (Blessed Virgin Mary Assumption into Heaven and St. Paul the Apostle (both in Monsampolo del Tronto)) Diocese of Ascoli Piceno
17 November 1965Territory AddedDiocese of Ascoli Piceno (Blessed Virgin Mary Assumption into Heaven and of Saint John the Baptist (both in Leofara) and Macchia da Sole in Vallecastellana) Diocese of Teramo
Diocese of Teramo e Atri
1 July 1949UnitedDiocese of Penne e Atri
Diocese of Teramo
Diocese of Teramo e Atri
24 January 1950Territory AddedDiocese of Penne e Pescara (27 parishes bounded by Fano Adriano, Pietracamela, Tossiccia, Colledara, Isola del Gran Sasso, and Castelli) Diocese of Teramo e Atri
2 March 1982Metropolitan ChangedDiocese of Teramo e Atri (from Immediately Subject)
Diocese of Teramo-Atri
30 September 1986Name ChangedDiocese of Teramo e Atri Diocese of Teramo-Atri


YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Diocese of Teramo
Diocese of Teramo e Atri
Diocese of Teramo-Atri

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

Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased


  • Diocese of Teramo
    • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 1, Page 95
    • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 2, Page 90
    • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 3, Page 112
    • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 4, Page 88
    • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 5, Page 91
    • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 6, Page 91
    • Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 7, Page 82
    • Series Episcoporum Ecclesiae Catholicae, Volume 1, Page 931, to Page 932
    • Acta Apostolicae Sedis, Volume 58, Page 101, and Page 102
  • Diocese of Teramo e Atri
    • Acta Apostolicae Sedis, Volume 42, Page 135, to Page 137
    • Acta Apostolicae Sedis, Volume 42, Page 554, and Page 555
    • Acta Apostolicae Sedis, Volume 74, Page 533, and Page 534
  • Diocese of Teramo-Atri
    • Acta Apostolicae Sedis, Volume 79, Page 645, to Page 647


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