Pope Marinus I

[Pope Marinus I]
Also known as

  • Pope Martin II

Profile

Papal legate to the Council of Constantinople in 869, representing Pope Adrian II while still a deacon. Bishop of Crere. Vatican treasurer. Archdeacon. Chosen 108th pope in 882. He condemned Photius. Due to regard for King Alfred, he freed the Anglo-Saxons in Rome from tax and tribute. Due to the similarity between the names Marinus and Martinus some historians called him Pope Martin II.

Born

Papal Ascension

Died

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Pope Marinus I”. Saints.SQPN.com. 4 April 2012. Web. 23 August 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/pope-marinus-i/>