Diocese of Castellammare di Stabia
Previous to Ursus, present at the Roman synod under Pope Symmachus, in 499, no register was kept of the bishops of this city. Among its bishops were:
- Lubentius, present in Rome in 649;
- St. Castellus (827);
- Palmerio (1196), champion of ecclesiastical rights against Emperor Frederick II;
- Giovanni Fonseca (1537), a theologian at the Council of Trent; Ludovico Gravina (1581) and C. Vittorino Maso (1599), theologians and canonists;
- Clemente del Pezzo (1651).
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