S. Silvestro in Capite de Urbe, de Capite
Community ID
 
403
 
Alternate Names
 
SS Stefano Silvestro e Dionisio in Campo Marzo / S. Silvestro Cata Pauli / S. Chiara in S. Silvestro / mon inter duos Hortos / SS Stephani et Silvestri / SS Silvestro et Dionysii cata Pauli
 
Town
 
Rome
 
Diocese
 
Rome
 
Region
 
LZ
 
Medieval Location
 
inside town, near the basilica of S. Silvestro, on the site of an antique male monastery
 
Modern Location
 
Rome
 
Dedication
 
Pope Silvester / Pope Stephen / Denis
 
Date Founded
 
1285
 
Date Terminated
 
1871
 
Religious Order
 
Poor Clares
 
Rule
 
Benedictine
 
Foundation Information
 

Pope Honorius IV donates the properties of an antique male monastery to S. Maria in Selci to create a community of Clares.

 
Early Documents
 

September 24, 1285: Papal bull of Honorius IV donating community & giving rule

 
Miscellaneous Information
 

Was the Benedictine rule really the rule of this community? Needs verification.

 
Contributors
 
Suzanne Wemple-Kinder
 
Date Started
 
1285
 
Date Finished
 
1871
 
Length
 
674