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Ne·ri(nā′rē), Saint Philip Originally Filippo Neri. 1515-1595.
Italian ecclesiastic who founded (1564) a religious order, the Congregation of the Oratory, and advised the Holy See to absolve Henry IV of France.
(Biography) Saint Philip. Italian name Filippo de' Neri. 1515–95, Italian priest; founder of the Congregation of the Oratory (1564). Feast day: May 26