It was first built around the 11th century. Rebuilt in the 15th century in Romanesque style.
Its bell tower has three stories, and is decorated with a clock. The belfry’s base dates to the time of the Roman Empire. The church has a facade of 1924 and doors of the 11th century from Constantinopel 
Its interior includes round arches and ceiling paintings in the nave by the painter Nicola Malinconico. Malinconico’s paintings include Sorrentine Martyrs and Four Patron Bishop Saints. There are also paintings by Giacomo del Po (Assumption, St. Philip, St. James).
- Bonechi Books, Sorrento and the Amalfi Coast. Le guide oro. The Gold Guides. (Casa Editrice Bonechi, 1999), 12.
- Cathedral of Sorrento
- Barbara Conti, Giovanna Magi, Amalfi-Sorrento. New Millennium Collection Series. I libri del nuovo millennio. Translated by M. Rhiannon Lewis (Casa Editrice Bonechi, 2003), 15.