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Cardinal Luis Ladaria, SJ

Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith

 

This year marks 200 years since the birth of the Jesuit Fr. Angelo Secchi (Reggio Emilia, June 28, 1818 – Rome, February 26, 1878). He was an astronomer, geodesist and founder of spectroscopic astronomy. From the year 1849 he directed the Observatory of the Roman College, completely rebuilding it with the construction of the first… Read the full article

23.07.2018