Saint Boniface
Saint Boniface (Latin: Bonifatius) (c. 675? – 5 June 754), born Winfrid, Wynfrith, or Wynfryth in the kingdom of Wessex in Anglo-Saxon England, was a leading figure in the Anglo-Saxon mission to t...
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Ferdinando d'Adda
Ferdinando d'Adda (27 August 1649 – 27 January 1719) was a Roman Catholic Cardinal, bishop and diplomat. As a member of the family of the counts of Adda, he was a kinsman of Pope Innocent XI, w...
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Gaetano Aloisi Masella
Gaetano Aloisi Masella (September 30, 1826 – November 22, 1902) was an Italian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Prefect of the Congregation of Rites from 1899 until his death, and...
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Sergio Pignedoli
Sergio Pignedoli (4 June 1910 – 15 June 1980) was an Italian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as President of the Secretariat for Non-Christians from 1973 to 1980, and was elevated to ...
Giovanni Morone
Giovanni Morone (or Moroni) (25 January 1509 – 1 December 1580) was an Italian cardinal. He was named Bishop of Modena in 1529 and was created Cardinal in 1542 by Pope Paul III. As a cardinal, he r...
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Justin Francis Rigali
Justin Francis Rigali (born April 19, 1935) is an American cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He was the eighth Archbishop of Philadelphia, having previously served as Archbishop of St. Louis from...
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Second Vatican Council
The Second Vatican Council (Latin: Concilium Oecumenicum Vaticanum Secundum or informally known as Vatican II) addressed relations between the Roman Catholic Church and the modern world. It was the tw...
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Adolfo Tito Yllana
Adolfo Tito Yllana (born 6 February 1948, Naga City, Philippines) is a Roman Catholic archbishop and the Apostolic Nuncio to Australia. He undertook religious studies from the Holy Rosary Seminary als...
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Rino Passigato
Archbishop Rino Passigato (born 29 March 1944 in Bovolone, Italy) is the current Roman Catholic Apostolic Nuncio to Portugal. He was ordained a Priest on the 29 Jun 1968 in Verona, Italy. In 1991 he ...
Luigi Ruffo-Scilla
Luigi Ruffo-Scilla JUD (25 August 1750 – 17 November 1832) was a Cardinal of the Holy Roman Church who served as Apostolic Nuncio to Austria and Archbishop of Naples.Luigi Ruffo-Scilla was born in San...
Francesco Marchetti Selvaggiani
Francesco Marchetti-Selvaggiani (1 October 1871 – 13 January 1951) was an Italian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church who served as Secretary of the Congregation for the Propagation of the Fai...
Giovanni Coppa
Giovanni Coppa (born 9 November 1925) is an Italian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He has served as a diplomat of the Holy See, and was elevated to the cardinalate in 2007.
Born in Alba, G...
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Hubert of Palestrina
Hubert of Palestrina was an Italian papal legate and Cardinal.He was created bishop of Palestrina in 1068. He was legate, with Gerald of Ostia, to the Emperor Henry IV, for Pope Gregory VII; a tempora...
Giuseppe Caprio
Giuseppe Caprio (15 November 1914 – 15 October 2005), was an Italian cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He held the post of President of the Prefecture for the Economic Affairs of the Holy See bef...
Pier Paolo Vergerio
Pier (also: Pietro) Paolo Vergerio (c. 1498 – October 4, 1565) (Latin: Vergerius, Slovene: Peter Pavel Vergerius mlajši, also spelled Vergerij) was an Italian religious reformer. Although at f...
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Pope Urban VII
Pope Urban VII (Latin: Urbanus VII; 4 August 1521 – 27 September 1590), born Giovanni Battista Castagna, was Pope from 15 to 27 September 1590. His twelve-day papacy was the shortest in history.
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Action Française
Action française ([aksjɔ̃ fʁɑ̃sɛz], AF; English: French Action) is a French far right political movement. The name was also given to a journal associated with the movement.The movement and the jou...
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Francesco Vitelli
Francesco Vitelli (1586–1646) was a Roman Catholic ecclesiastic in the papal service.Vitelli was born in Città di Castello. He was made titular archbishop of Thessalonica (16 August 1632), the...
Nicholas Goudanus
Nicholas Goudanus (also de Gouda) (c.1517–1565) was a Dutch Jesuit and papal diplomat.
His surname was originally Floris (Florisz). He worked with Peter Canisius on the mission to reclaim German P...
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Adriano Bernardini
Adriano Bernardini (born 13 August 1942) is the current Apostolic Nuncio to Italy and San Marino, a post to which he was appointed on 15 November 2011.On 31 March 1968, he was ordained a priest for th...
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