Pope Anastasius I


Pope Anastasius I

Infobox Pope
English name=Anastasius I


birth_name=Anastasius
term_start=November 27, 399
term_end= December 19, 401
predecessor=Siricius
successor=Innocent I
birth_date=???
birthplace=
dead=dead|death_date= December 19, 401
deathplace=
other=Anastasius|
infobox popestyles
papal name=Pope Anastasius I
dipstyle=His Holiness
offstyle=Your Holiness
relstyle=Holy Father
deathstyle=Saint|

Pope Saint Anastasius I was pope from November 27, 399 to 401.

He condemned the writings of the Alexandrian theologian Origen shortly after their translation into Latin.

Among his friends were Augustine, Jerome, and Paulinus. Jerome speaks of him as a man of great holiness who was rich in his poverty.

References

* [http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/01454c.htm Catholic Encyclopedia (1907) Pope St. Anastasius I]

External links

* [http://www.documentacatholicaomnia.eu/01_01_0399-0401-_Anastasius_I,_Sanctus.html Opera Omnia by Migne Patrologia Latina]


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