Luigi Poggi
Luigi Poggi (25 November 1917 – 4 May 2010) was an Italian cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church.
Born in Piacenza, Poggi did all his studies prior to priestly ordination in that city and was sent...
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Pio Laghi
Pio Laghi (Forlì, 21 May 1922 – Rome, 11 January 2009) was an Italian Cardinal of the Catholic Church. His service was primarily in the diplomatic service of the Holy See and the Roman Curia. He serve...
Filippo Cortesi
Filippo Cortesi was the Apostolic Nuncio to Poland from December 24, 1936 to February 1, 1947. Cortesi earlier served as nuncio to Paraguay in the interim. Cortesi was the only nuncio to Poland never ...
Gaetano Cicognani
Gaetano Cicognani (26 November 1881 – 5 February 1962) was an Italian Cardinal of the Catholic Church. He served as Prefect of the Apostolic Signatura from 1954 until his death, and was elevated...
Giovanni Tacci Porcelli
Giovanni Tacci Porcelli (12 November 1863 – 30 June 1928) was an Italian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church who served as Secretary of the Congregation for Oriental Churches from 1922 to 1927...
Opilio Rossi
Opilio Rossi (14 May 1910 – 9 February 2004) was a Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church and was former President of the Pontifical Council for the Laity. He was born in New York, the son of Angelo Ro...
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Manuel Monteiro de Castro
Manuel Monteiro de Castro (born 29 March 1938) is the major penitentiary emeritus of the Apostolic Penitentiary since his appointment by Benedict XVI on 5 January 2012. He had previously served as sec...
Edgar Peña Parra
Edgar Peña Parra (born 3 March 1960) is a Venezuelan Roman Catholic archbishop. Since his appointment by Pope Francis on Saturday, February 21, 2015, he is the Apostolic Nuncio to Mozambique, having f...
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Sisto Riario Sforza
Sisto Riario Sforza (5 December 1810 – 29 September 1877) was an Italian cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church and Camerlengo of the Sacred College of Cardinals.On Thursday 28 June 2012 Pope Ben...
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Antonio Innocenti
Antonio Innocenti (23 August 1915 – 6 September 2008) was a cardinal who was a mainstay of the Roman Curia and the Vatican diplomatic service for many years. He was born in Poppi, Italy.Ordained in 19...
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Patrick Coveney
Patrick Coveney (born 29 July 1934) is a Roman Catholic Archbishop. He is the Apostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Greece.Coveney was born in Tracton, County Cork, Ireland, and was ordained, aged twenty-four...
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Giorgio Lingua
Giorgio Lingua (born 23 March 1960) is, as of his Tuesday, 17 March 2015 appointment by Pope Francis, the Apostolic Nuncio-designate to Cuba; he is the outgoing Apostolic Nuncio to Iraq and Jordan. He...
Giuseppe Pizzardo
Giuseppe Pizzardo (13 July 1877 – 1 August 1970) was an Italian Cardinal of the Catholic Church who served as prefect of the Congregation for Seminaries and Universities from 1939 to 1968, and S...
Giovanni Nasalli Rocca di Corneliano
Giovanni Battista Nasalli Rocca di Corneliano (27 August 1872 – 13 March 1952) was an Italian Cardinal of the Catholic Church. He served as archbishop of Bologna from 1921 until his death, and w...
Josip Uhač
Josip Uhač (Italian: Giuseppe Uhac; 20 July 1924 - 18 January 1998) was a papal diplomat and secretary of the Congregation for the Evangelization of the Peoples.Uhač was born in Brseč (Moschiena) ...
James Michael Harvey
James Michael Harvey (born October 20, 1949) is an American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church serving in the office of Cardinal.
He was born in the U.S. city of Milwaukee, and was ordained to t...
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Giuseppe Francica-Nava de Bontifè
Giuseppe Francica-Nava de Bontifè (23 July 1846—7 December 1928) was an Italian Cardinal of the Catholic Church who served as Archbishop of Catania from 1895 until his death, and was elevated to...
Francesco Colasuonno
Francesco Colasuonno (Grumo Appula, 2 January 1925 – 31 May 2003) was an Italian Catholic Cardinal, Archbishop and Papal Nuncio.
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Mario Nasalli Rocca di Corneliano
Mario Nasalli Rocca di Corneliano (12 August 1903 – 9 November 1988) was an Italian Cardinal of the Catholic Church. He served as Prefect of the Apostolic Palace from 1967 until his death, and was ele...
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Angelo Sodano
Angelo Raffaele Cardinal Sodano (born 23 November 1927) is an Italian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church who has been Dean of the College of Cardinals since 2005. He was Cardinal Secretary of State...
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Achille Locatelli
Achille Locatelli (born 15 October 1856 in Seregno, Milan, Italy, died 5 April 1935 in Rome) was a Roman Catholic cardinal. He worked in papal diplomacy, and among other positions, he was nuntius in A...
Giovanni Tonucci
Monsignor Giovanni Tonucci (born December 4, 1941 in Fano, PU, Italy) is a Latin Rite Italian archbishop of the Catholic Church. He was recently named the Territorial Prelate of Loreto. His previous p...
Giovanni Benelli
Giovanni Benelli (12 May 1921 – 26 October 1982) was an Italian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Archbishop of Florence from 1977 until his death, and was elevated to the cardinalat...
Jean-Louis Tauran
Jean-Louis Pierre Tauran (Latin: Ioannes Aloisius Petrus Tauran; born 5 April 1943) is a French cardinal of the Catholic Church. He is the president of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Di...
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Lorenzo Antonetti
Lorenzo Antonetti (31 July 1922 – 10 April 2013) was a Cardinal in the Catholic Church, who held several positions in the Vatican diplomatic service.
Antonetti was born on 31 July 1922 in Romagnan...
Angelo Felici
Angelo Felici J.C.D. (July 26, 1919, Segni, province of Frosinone – June 17, 2007, Rome) was an Italian Cardinal in the Roman Catholic Church and President of the Pontifical Commission Ecclesia ...