Cardinal Angelo Amato

[Archbishop Angelo Amato]

Priest in the Order of Salesians of Saint John Bosco, ordained on 22 December 1967. Secretary of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith and Titular Archbishop of Sila on 19 December 2002. Prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints on 9 July 2008. Elevated to Cardinal-Deacon of San Maria in Aquiro on 20 November 2010 by Pope Benedict XVI.


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  • “Cardinal Angelo Amato”. People of the Faith. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 November 2010. Web. 23 January 2022. <>