San Gregorio Magno al Celio
San Gregorio Magno al Celio, also known as San Gregorio al Celio or simply San Gregorio, is a church in Rome, Italy, which is part of a monastery of monks of the Camaldolese branch of the Benedictine Order. On March 10, 2012, the 1,000th anniversary of the founding of the Camaldolese in 1012 was celebrated here at a Vespers service attended by Anglican and Catholic prelates and jointly led by Pope Benedict XVI and Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury.
|San Gregorio Magno al Celio|
|Church of Saints Andrew and Gregory the Great on the Caelian Hill|
Chiesa dei Santi Andrea e Gregorio al Monte Celio
|Location||Padri Camaldolesi Piazza di San Gregorio al Celio 1, Rome|
|Dedication||Andrew the Apostle and Pope Saint Gregory I the Great|
|Functional status||titular church|
|Architect(s)||Giovanni Battista Soria|
|Groundbreaking||6th century AD|
San Gregorio is located on the Caelian Hill, in front of the Palatine. Next to the basilica and monastery is a convent of nuns and a homeless shelter run by Mother Teresa of Calcutta's congregation, the Missionaries of Charity.