Roman Catholic Diocese of Ajaccio

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The Roman Catholic Diocese of Ajaccio (Latin: Dioecesis Adiacensis; French: Diocèse d'Ajaccio) is a diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in France.wikipedia
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After the French Concordat of 1801, the diocese became a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Aix-en-Provence and Arles, until 2002 when it was attached to the archdiocesan province of Marseille.
The suffragans of the archdiocese are: the Archdiocese of Aix, the Diocese of Ajaccio, the Archdiocese of Avignon, the Diocese of Digne, the Diocese of Fréjus-Toulon, the Diocese of Gap, and the Diocese of Nice.

Roman Catholic Diocese of Sagone

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In 1801, it was suppressed to the Archdiocese of Ajaccio.

Diocese of Aleria

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On 29 November 1801, in accordance with the Napoleontic Concordat of 1801, it was suppressed as the territory of the diocese of Ajaccio was extended to the whole of Corsica.

Roman Catholic Diocese of Nebbio

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The diocese of Nebbio and its territory were assigned to the Diocese of Ajaccio.

Giovanni Battista Gentile

Giovanni Battista Gentile, O.S.B. (1658–1695) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Bishop of Ajaccio (1694–1695).

François Marie Sacco

Francesco Maria Sacco
François Marie Sacco, C.R. or Francesco Maria Sacco (1643–1721) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Bishop of Brugnato (1697–1721) and Bishop of Ajaccio (1695–1697).

André Collini

André Charles Collini
He served as Bishop of Ajaccio from 1966 to 1972 and as Archbishop of Toulouse from 1978 to 1996.

Ajaccio Cathedral

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The cathedral is the ecclesiastical seat of the Bishop of Ajaccio, a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Marseille.

André Jean René Lacrampe

From 1 October 1988 he was Prelate of Mission de France at Pontigny, France until he became Bishop of Ajaccio on 5 January 1995.

Latin

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The Roman Catholic Diocese of Ajaccio (Latin: Dioecesis Adiacensis; French: Diocèse d'Ajaccio) is a diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in France.

French language

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The Roman Catholic Diocese of Ajaccio (Latin: Dioecesis Adiacensis; French: Diocèse d'Ajaccio) is a diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in France.

Diocese

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The Roman Catholic Diocese of Ajaccio (Latin: Dioecesis Adiacensis; French: Diocèse d'Ajaccio) is a diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in France.

Latin liturgical rites

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The Roman Catholic Diocese of Ajaccio (Latin: Dioecesis Adiacensis; French: Diocèse d'Ajaccio) is a diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in France.

France

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The Roman Catholic Diocese of Ajaccio (Latin: Dioecesis Adiacensis; French: Diocèse d'Ajaccio) is a diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in France.

Corsica

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The diocese comprises the whole of the island of Corsica.

Suffragan bishop

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Erected in the 3rd century, the diocese was formerly a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Pisa.

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Pisa

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Erected in the 3rd century, the diocese was formerly a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Pisa.

Concordat of 1801

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After the French Concordat of 1801, the diocese became a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Aix-en-Provence and Arles, until 2002 when it was attached to the archdiocesan province of Marseille.

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Aix

Archbishop of AixArchdiocese of AixAix
After the French Concordat of 1801, the diocese became a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Aix-en-Provence and Arles, until 2002 when it was attached to the archdiocesan province of Marseille.

Pope Gregory VII

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In 1077, Pope Gregory VII granted the sovereignty of the island of Corsica to Pisa.

Pope Sixtus V

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Pope Sixtus V added five Canons, making a total of ten members of the body.

French Revolution

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Before the French Revolution, Corsica contained five other dioceses:

Mariana, Corsica

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The Byzantine ruins at Mariana perpetuate the memory of the church built by the Pisans in the 12th century.