Evaristus, Saint

Evaristus, Saint

born , Antioch?, Syria
died c. 107, , Rome; feast day October 6

      pope from c. 97 to c. 107 during the reign of the Roman emperor Trajan. He was the fifth pope and the immediate successor of St. Clement I. Though he is usually called a martyr, his martyrdom is unproved.

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