Skip to main content

Popes Bio

Clement XIV - (1769-1774)

Catholic Encyclopedia

(L ORENZO –or G IOVANNI V INCENZO A NTONIO –G ANGANELLI ).

Born at Sant’ Arcangelo, near Rimini, 31 October, 1705; died at Rome, 22 September, 1774.

At the death of Clement XIII the Church was in dire distress. Gallicanism and Jansenism, Febronianism and Read More


Newsletter Sign Up

Saint of the Day

December 18 Saint of the Day

St. Rufus
December 18: Rufus and Zosimus were citizens of Antioch (or perhaps Philippi) ... Read More