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Toledo, Francisco de

(Franciscus Toletus; 1532–96). B. Cordoba, Sp.; educ. Salamanca; Jesuit 1558; taught philos. at Salamanca 1555–59, then philos, till 1563 and then theol. at Rome; knows esp. for work in moral theol. and casuistry. Became the 1st Jesuit cardinal 1593. Active in the Inquisition. Works include Introductic in dialecticam Aristotelis; Instructio sacerdotum de septem peccatis mortalibus (alternate title: Summa casuum conscientiae); In summan theologiae S. Thomas Aquinatis enarratio. Helped revise the Vulgate.

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