List of bishops of Metz

This is a list of bishops of Metz; the Roman Catholic diocese of Metz now lies in eastern France.

To 500Edit

  • Clement of Metz (c. 280–300)
  • Celestius
  • Felix I
  • Patient
  • Victor I 344–346
  • Victor II
  • Simeon
  • Sambace
  • Rufus of Metz
  • Adelphus
  • Firmin
  • Legonce
  • Auctor c. 451
  • Expiece
  • Urbice
  • Bonole
  • Terence
  • Consolin
  • Romanus c. 486
  • Phronimius to 497
  • Grammatius 497?–512

From 500 to 1000Edit

1000 to 1300Edit

1300–presentEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ (in French)Dissertations sur l'histoire ecclesiastique et civile de Paris p59 Jean Lebeuf 1741
  2. ^ ? Abbo II of Metz.
  3. ^ Son of Wigeric of Lotharingia.
  4. ^ Son of Frederick I, Duke of Upper Lorraine.
  5. ^ Thomas Bauer (1996). "Theoderich II., Bischof von Metz (1006-1047)". In Bautz, Traugott (ed.). Biographisch-Bibliographisches Kirchenlexikon (BBKL) (in German). 11. Herzberg: Bautz. cols. 842–846. ISBN 3-88309-064-6.
  6. ^ Thierry, son of Matthias I, Duke of Lorraine.
  7. ^ Son of Frederick II, Duke of Lorraine.
  8. ^ Son of Guy of Dampierre; also Bishop of Liège.
  9. ^ Bouchard d'Avesnes.
  10. ^ Gérard de Rhéninghe.
  11. ^ Also Bishop of Langres and Bishop of Viviers.
  12. ^ The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church - Biographical Dictionary - Consistory of May 28, 1518
  13. ^ The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church - Biographical Dictionary - Consistory of December 20, 1538
  14. ^ The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church - Biographical Dictionary - Consistory of December 22, 1553
  15. ^ [1]. Son of Charles III, Duke of Lorraine and Claude of Valois.
  16. ^ The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church - Biographical Dictionary - Consistory of June 5, 1596
  17. ^ The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church - Biographical Dictionary - Consistory of December 16, 1641
  18. ^ The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church - Biographical Dictionary - Consistory of September 2, 1686
  19. ^ The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church - Biographical Dictionary - Consistory of Consistory March 30, 1789