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         – Born in Rome as the son of Hildebrand and was chosen with great ceremony. 936 – Installed as Pope under the protection of the Emperor Otto I on the 19th of January.          – Benedict VI confirmed the privileges of some of the monasteries and churches. 973 – Pope was strangled ..

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         – Benedict VII was born in Rome, Italy.          – He succeeded to the papacy as a compromise candidate, to replace antipope Boniface VII. 973-983 – Elected to become Pope by the Roman clergy and people under the influence of Sicco.          – He governed Rome quietly for nearly nine years. ..

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         – Benedict VIII was born in Rome, Italy. 1012 – Opposed by an antipope, Gregory VI, who compelled him to flee Rome.          – Benedict VIII became Pope.          – He promoted peace in Italy by allying himself with the Normans, defeating the Saracens, and subjugating the Crescentii. 1020 – Traveled ..

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He was a Syrian from Homs. According to Irenaeus, it was during his pontificate that the aged Polycarp, a disciple of Saint John the Evangelist, visited the Roman Church. 154-167- He was Bishop of Rome.            – He was the first Roman Bishop to condemn heresy by forbidding Montanism. He also actively opposed the Gnostics ..

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       – Anterus, who was pope for only one month and ten days, is thought to have been of Greek origin, but the name could indicate that he was a freed slave. 235 – Anterus was elected pope on the 9th of September. 236 – On the 3rd of January, he died in undramatic ..

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1116 – After study in Paris, he became a monk at Cluny and was made cardinal at Rome by Pope Paschal II. 1118 – He accompanied Pope Gelasius II, who fled to France from the persecuting Frangipani, an influential Roman family. 1123 – He was the head of the papal legation to France. 1130 – ..

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399 AD – He was appointed as a pope on November 27th.              – His pontificate was marked by his condemnation of Origen in order to stop the errors of those who followed and expanded upon Origen’s teachings, his urging the African bishops to continue their opposition to Donatism, and his personal holiness ..

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484 – Anastasius expressed a conciliatory attitude toward the late patriarch Acacius of Constantinople, who had been deposed and excommunicated by Pope St. Felix III. 496 – Appointed as a pope on November 24th. 498 – Died on November 19th in Rome. 2.8 / 5 ( ..

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         – The illegitimate son of Pope Pope Sergius III’s and Marozia. 911 – Appointed as pope on September.          – Because his pontificate came during a period when Rome was under the control of the house of Theophylactus, he had little authority or freedom of action. 913 – He died on June ..

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         – He was a Roman named Corrado di Suburra (or della Suburra), son of Benedictus. 1111 – Pope Paschal II appointed him cardinal priest of Sta. Pudenzia. 1126 – Honorius III made Corrado cardinal bishop of Sabina. 1130 – Was one of the most determined opponents of Anacletus II.          – He ..

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