The EPISCOPAL LINEAGE
POPE PIUS VII
GREGORIO BARANABA CHIARAMONTI, O.S.B., the future Pope Pius VII, Bishop of Tivoli. Consecrated 21 December 1782
at Rome, in the Church of San Ambrogio, by Francesco Saverio Cardinal de Zelada, assisted by Giuseppe Maria Contesini, Titular
Archbishop of Athens, and Girolamo Volpi, Titular Archbishop of Neocaesarea.
FRANCESCO SAVERIO de ZELADA, Titular Archbishop of Petra in Palaestina. Consecrated 28 December 1766 at Rome,
in the Quirinale, by His Holiness Pope Clement XIII, assisted by Scipione Borghese, Titular Archbishop of Theodosia, and Ignazio
Reali, Titular Archbishop of Athens.
Please see the Episcopal Lineage of Pope John Paul II for the remainder of this episcopal lineage.
The Episcopal Lineage of Pope John Paul II