Pape Anastasius II
|Installed||24 November 496|
|Term ended||16 November 498|
|Died||16 November 498
Roum, Ostrogothic Kinrick
|Ither papes named Anastasius|
Pape Anastasius II (Laitin: Anastasius PP. II, Italian: Anastasio II; died 16 November 498) wis the heid o the Catholic Kirk frae 24 November 496 tae his daith in 498. He wis an important figure tryin tae end Acacian schism, but his efforts resulted in the Laurentian schism, which follaeed his daith. Anastasius wis born in Roum, the son o a priest, an is buried in St. Peter's Basilica.
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- "Pope Anastasius II". Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company. 1913.
- George L. Williams (2004). Papal Genealogy: The Families And Descendants Of The Popes. McFarland. ISBN 978-0-7864-2071-1. Retrieved 8 March 2013.
- Richard P. McBrien (1997). Lives of the Popes: The Pontiffs from St. Peter to John Paul II. HarperCollins. pp. 82–83. ISBN 978-0-06-065304-0. Retrieved 8 March 2013.