S. Giovanni Battista
Community ID
 
2905
 
Diocese
 
Bologna
 
Region
 
Emilia-Romagna
 
Medieval Location
 
Via S. Isaia (city)
 
Date Terminated
 
1799
 
Religious Order
 
S. Mark of Mantua
 
Rule
 
S. Mark of Mantua
 
Foundation Information
 

The first mention of this community appears in 1239.
Founded by nuns transferred from SS. Trinita di Ronzano. They originally used the rule of S. Marco di Mantua but with Dominican constitutions; this soon changed to Augustinian rule and retained Dominican constitutions.

 
Secondary Sources
 

Much of this information is summarized from I monasteri femminili à Bologna tra il XIII e il XVII secolo.

 
Contributors
 
Sherri Johnson