- Category : 1918-births
- Type : MS
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Tension 3
Italian ecclesiastic and Roman Catholic theologian. He was the Vatican representative in New York in 1973; Archbishop 1978. Originally ordained in 1942, he has received a degree in theology, a doctorate in canon law and a diploma from the Academy of Diplomacy in Rome in 1952. From 1994 he has served as archbishop and president of the Papal Council for Inter-Religion Relations, consultant Papal for Latin America and a member of the Papal Chapel. Cheli has published one book, several essays and enjoys classical music, tennis and mountaineering.