Alfonso Carafa (bishop)

Alfonso Carafa (died 1534) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Bishop of Lucera (1512–1534),[1]Bishop of Sant'Agata de' Goti (1505–1512),[2] and Titular Patriarch of Antioch (1504–1505).[3]

Most Reverend

Alfonso Carafa
Bishop of Lucera
ChurchCatholic Church
DioceseDiocese of Lucera
In office1512–1534
PredecessorGiovanni Di Luigi
SuccessorAndrea Matteo Palmieri
Personal details
Died1534
Previous postTitular Patriarch of Antioch (1504–1505)
Bishop of Sant'Agata de' Goti (1505–1512)

BiographyEdit

In 1504, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Julius II as Titular Patriarch of Antioch.[3][4][5] On 30 July 1505, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Julius II as Bishop of Sant'Agata de' Goti.[2][4] On 27 August 1512, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Julius II as Bishop of Lucera.[1][4] He served as Bishop of Lucera until his death in 1505.[1][4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Eubel, Konrad (1923). Hierarchia catholica medii et recentioris aevi. Vol. III (second ed.). Münster: Libreria Regensbergiana. p. 229. (in Latin)
  2. ^ a b Eubel, Konrad (1923). Hierarchia catholica medii et recentioris aevi. Vol. III (second ed.). Münster: Libreria Regensbergiana. pp. 97. (in Latin)
  3. ^ a b Eubel, Konrad (1923). Hierarchia catholica medii et recentioris aevi. Vol. III (second ed.). Münster: Libreria Regensbergiana. p. 111. (in Latin)
  4. ^ a b c d Cheney, David M. "Bishop Alfonso Carafa". Catholic-Hierarchy.org. Retrieved June 16, 2018. [self-published]
  5. ^ Chow, Gabriel. "Bishop Alfonso Carafa". GCatholic.org. Retrieved June 16, 2018. [self-published]

External links and additional sourcesEdit

Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Giovanni Michiel
Titular Patriarch of Antioch
1504–1505
Succeeded by
Fernando de Loaces
Preceded by
Pietro Paolo Capobianco
Bishop of Sant'Agata de' Goti
1505–1512
Succeeded by
Giovanni Di Luigi
Preceded by
Giovanni Di Luigi
Bishop of Lucera
1512–1534
Succeeded by
Andrea Matteo Palmieri