Pope Stephen III

Profile

Little is known of his early life. Repeatedly faced invasion by the Lombards, which led to alliance with Pepin of the Franks. Conflicts and alliances from battle led to Stephen by the first pope-king. Known for his love and support of the poor, and for a number of hospitals built for the indigent.

Papal Ascension

Died

MLA Citation

  • “Pope Stephen III“. People of the Faith. Saints.SQPN.com. 3 November 2014. Web. 18 December 2014. <>