Book of Saints – Nicholas Albergati

detail of 'Portrait of Cardinal Niccolò Albergati', by Jan van Eyck, 1431-1432, oil on wood, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, AustriaArticle

(Blessed) Bishop (May 10) (16th century) Born at Bologna in Italy, and afterwards Cardinal Archbishop of that city, who by his skill in negotiations between the Holy See and Christian princes rendered great services to the Church, and by his successful Episcopate did much good to souls. In his old age he resigned all his dignities to perfect his sanctity by becoming a Carthusian monk. He passed away May 10, A.D; 1443.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Nicholas Albergati”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 25 March 2016. Web. 6 December 2016. <>