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Raymond of Peñafort

(ca. 1175–1275). B. Vilefranca de Penades, near Barcelona, Sp.; educ. Barcelona; confessor of Gregory IX (see Popes, 11); chaplain and penitentiary collected papal letters for Decretales Gregorii IX; master gen. Dominicans; helped est. Inquisition* in Aragon. Works include Summa iuris canonici (unfinished); Summa de casibus poenitentiae.

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