St. Callistus, Bishop and Martyr

Posted by Fr. Mason Waldhauser on

Today we commemorate St. Callistus, Bishop and Martyr. He was one of the early bishops of Rome (217-222 AD), but an unlikely one. He had been a slave, and basically everything we know about him comes from the writings of St. Hippolytus, who wanted to be pope in Callistus’s place and wrote...

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