POPES

Cletus The Third Pope?

There are many transcription and memory mistakes made when a group of people are writing to one another in the middle of a war. The “war” was the intermittent persecution of Christians from Nero to Domitian to Marcus Aurelius and onward until the early 300s. The...

Blessed Pope urban II

JULY 29 is the feast day of St. Martha, the sister of Lazarus and Mary. However, in times past, it was also the feast day of BLESSED POPE URBAN II (+1099). Urban was born Odo, or Eudes, and kept that name up to his consecration into the papacy. He was a French man who...