Saint Benevenuto Scotivoli of Osimo

Saint Benvenuto of AnconaAlso known as

  • Benevenuto of Ancona
  • Beneventus….
  • Benevenutus….
  • Benvenuto….
  • Benwenut….

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Studied law at Bologna, Italy, a student with Saint Sylvester Gozzolini. Archdeacon in Ancona, Italy. Franciscan. Chosen bishop of Osimo, Italy by Pope Urban IV, he served for 13 years during the Guelph and Ghibelline war. Knowing the date of his death, he gave away all his property to the poor just before passing on.

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  • “Saint Benevenuto Scotivoli of Osimo“. Saints.SQPN.com. 4 February 2014. Web. 23 September 2014. <>