|Installed 12 September 2009|
Coat of arms
Appointed July 2, 2009
Previous post Priest of Bergamo
Consecration September 12, 2009
|Denomination Roman Catholic|
Predecessor Giuseppe Matarrese
Birth name Raffaello Martinelli
Name Raffaello Martinelli
Ordination April 8, 1972
|Born 21 June 1948 (age 67) (1948-06-21) |
Diocese Roman Catholic Suburbicarian Diocese of Frascati
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Raffaello Martinelli (born 21 June 1948) is an Italian prelate of the Roman Catholic Church.
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He was born in Villa d'Almè, and was ordained a priest for the Diocese of Bergamo on 8 April 1972. He served as bureau chief at the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith.
On 2 July 2009 he was appointed Bishop of Frascati by Pope Benedict XVI. He received his episcopal consecration on the following 12 September from Benedict XVI, with Cardinals Tarcisio Bertone and William Levada serving as co-consecrators, at St. Peter's Basilica.