Pape Sixtus II

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Sixtus II
Sandro Botticelli - Sixte II.jpg
Installed 31 August 257
Term endit 6 August 258
Predecessor Stephen I
Successor Dionysius
Personal details
Birth name Sixtus
Born ???
Greece
Died (258-08-06)6 August 258
Roum, Roman Empire
Saunthuid
Feast day 6/7 August
Ither papes named Sixtus

Pape Sixtus II (died 6 August 258) wis the Pape or Bishop o Roum frae 31 August 257 tae his daith in 258.[1] He wis martyred during the persecution bi Emperor Valerian.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Ott, Michael (1912). "Pope St. Sixtus II" in The Catholic Encyclopedia. Vol. 14. New York: Robert Appleton Company.
  2.  "Pope St. Sixtus II". Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company. 1913.