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Cattedrale di San Gerardo, Potenza
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  • A church that has little by little and monumental Cathedral. Sacred place to be respected but nothing more. The visit has not stirred any emotion and did not reveal the beauties that could hit the visitor's eye
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  • part of the 12th century apse and an oculus on neo-classical façade with special coating on stone slabs. The Interior frescoes and 500tesco Tabernacle in Alabaster, in the chapel of the Sacrament.
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  • Initially the building was dedicated to the Blessed Virgin. Later the Church was dedicated to Saint Gerardo della Porta, Saint, Bishop and Patron Saint of Power at the end of the year 1000. As witnessed by a Roman inscription of the first century a.d. present inside the Cathedral was probably built on an existing building from Roman times. In 1980 the Cathedral was ruinous earthquake in Irpinia shock that led to new restorations carried out in 1985. In November 1980 was elevated to the dignity of a minor basilica. The Cathedral was visited by Pope John Paul II between April 27 and April 28, 1991, on the occasion of the opening of the 14th Diocesan Synod. A plaque in the Cathedral in the chapel commemorates the event:
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