S. Lorenzo di Collazone
Community ID
 
2616
 
Town
 
Collazone
 
Diocese
 
Perugia
 
Date Founded
 
1235 (April 21-May 25)
 
Date Terminated
 
1248: Pope Innocent IV conceded to the nuns the right to build a new monastery (S. Maria di Montecristo) because of military incursions.
 
Religious Order
 
Poor Clares
 
Priveleges & Papal Exemptions
 

On July 23, 1236, Gregory IX confirmed the properties of the church of S. Giovanni, including the locations where S. Lorenzo was built.

 
Other Economic Activities
 

the "liber censuum" stated that the nuns owed a tithe of one pound of wax annually.

 
Early Documents
 

February 9, 1237: Nuns were given a rule that specified that they eat no meat.

 
Published Primary Sources
 

Bullarium Franciscanum Romanorum Pontificum, cit. I, Gregory IX, no. 169, pages 160-63; n. 177, Rocca p. 170.

 
Contributors
 
Suzanne Wemple-Kinder
 
Date Started
 
1235
 
Date Finished
 
1248
 
Length
 
582