Rev Guido Luigi Bentivoglio

Rev Guido Luigi Bentivoglio

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Death 8 Dec 1978 (aged 79)
Burial Catania, Città Metropolitana di Catania, Sicilia, Italy
Memorial ID 29041895 · View Source
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Born in Viterbo, Italy, Guido Luigi Bentivoglio was ordained to the priesthood at the age of 23, through the Cistercian Order on June 10, 1922, and was appointed Bishop of the Diocese of Avellino, at the early age of 40, on July 27, 1939, receiving his episcopal consecration on the following August 24.

Aged 49, on March 30, 1949, Bentivoglio was elected Coadjutor of the Metropolitan See of Catania, Sicily, with the Archbishopric See of Laodicea in Syria. He succeeded to the Archbishopric following the demise of Archbishop Carmelo Patané on April 3, 1952.

The Archbishop retired from the pastoral government of his See at the canonical age of 75, on July 16, 1974, and died on December 8, 1978, aged 79. His remains are found buried inside the Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Agatha in Catania, Sicily.


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  • Created by: Eman Bonnici
  • Added: 15 Aug 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 29041895
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev Guido Luigi Bentivoglio (22 May 1899–8 Dec 1978), Find a Grave Memorial no. 29041895, citing Cattedrale di Sant'Agata, Catania, Città Metropolitana di Catania, Sicilia, Italy ; Maintained by Eman Bonnici (contributor 46572312) .