French friar from Lorraine who composed a commentary on the first book of the Sentences of Peter Lombard, and a treatise On the Conception of the Virgin.
Francis of Rimini (1400 ca. - post-1469)
Italian Franciscan writer from Romagna, he studied first at Padua, later at Toulouse and Paris before teaching theology at Bologna. A friend of Bernardine of Siena, he became Minister of the Province of Bologna. We have his brief Treatise on the Blood of Christ, and the sermon "On the Glorious Conception" of the Virgin Mary is attributed to him.
Peter of Candia (Pope Alexander V) (1340-1410)
Friar from Candia in Crete, he studied at Oxford. He lectured on the Sentences in Paris. Successively bishop of Vicenza, of Novara, and archbishop of Milan, he was made cardinal (1405) and elected pope at the Council of Pisa (1409). We have his commentary on the Sentences of Peter Lombard and other theological works.
About the Collection
Bibliotheca Franciscana Scholastica Medii Aevi, 1957 et seqq. In 8° mai.
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