New Catholic Dictionary – Blessed Angelo Carletti di Chivasso

Blessed Angelo CarlettiArticle

(1411-1495) Theologian, born Chivasso, Italy; died Coni. He was a Franciscan, appointed Apostolic Nuncio by Sixtus IV and Innocent VIII, commissioned by the former to preach a holy war against invading Turks, and by the latter to prevent the spread of Waldensianism. His “Cases of Conscience” is a famous dictionary of moral theology.

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  • “Blessed Angelo Carletti di Chivasso”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 27 July 2012. Web. 17 February 2019. <>