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]

Pape Saunt
Sixtus II
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Installed31 August 257
Term endit6 August 258
PredecessorStephen I
SuccessorDionysius
Personal details
Birth nameSixtus
Born???
Greece
Died(258-08-06)6 August 258
Roum, Roman Empire
Saunthuid
Feast day6/7 August
Ither papes named Sixtus

ReferencesEedit

  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.