Bishop Louis Abelli

Profile
Bishop of Rhodez, France, in 1664. Resigned his see in 1667 and retired to the monastery of Saint Lazare in Paris. He was a vehement opponent of Jansenism.
Born
1603
Died
4 October 1691 at Paris, France of natural causes
Works
Medulla theologica (2 volumes, Paris, 1651), a treatise on dogmatics
La Tradition de l’Église touchant la dévotion envers la Sainte Vierge (1652)
Vie de Saint Vincent de Paul (1664)
De l’obéissance et soumission due au Pape (edited by Cheruel, 1870)
two volumes of meditations, La Couronne de l’année chrétienne (1657)


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