List of converts to Catholicism

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This list of converts to Catholicism lists all notable individuals who converted to the Catholic faith from another, or no, religious ideology.

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  • Israel Zolli: Until converting from Judaism to Catholicism in February 1945, Zolli was the chief rabbi in Rome, Italy's Jewish community from 1940 to 1945.

Former Catholics who had been converts[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  194. ^ A Wall St. Star's Agonizing Confession in The New York Times
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