SS. Gervasio e Protasio
Community ID
 
2903
 
Diocese
 
Bologna
 
Region
 
Emilia-Romagna
 
Medieval Location
 
Via S. Felice (city)
 
Date Terminated
 
1510
 
Religious Order
 
Benedictine
 
Rule
 
Benedictine
 
Foundation Information
 

The first mention of this community occurs in 1114.

 
Other Ecclesiastical Relations
 

Suppressed in 1332 by Cardinal Bertrand de Pouget. The nuns transferred to S. Vitale and S. Margherita. After Bertrand's expulsion, they petitioned the city government to re-establish their house.
Underwent an unsuccessful union with S. Caterina in the early 16h century.

 
Secondary Sources
 

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

 
Contributors
 
Sherri Johnson