Pope Severinus

[Pope Severinus]
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Elected 71st pope. He was unable to secure the imperial confirmation for over a year because he refused to sign the Ecthesis of Emperor Heraclius. Condemned the Ecthesis. He renewed the mosaics in the apse of Saint Peter's.
Born
in Rome, Italy
Papal Ascension
638
Died
in 640 in Rome, Italy of natural causes
Name Meaning
austere, stern - (latin: severus)
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