Book of Saints – Felix IV

detail of a 6th century mosaic of Pope Saint Felix IV in the Church of Saints Cosmas and Damian, Rome, Italy, date unknown, artist unknownArticle

(Saint) Pope (January 30) (6th century) The successor of Pope Saint John I (A.D. 526). He built the Roman church of Saints Cosmas and Damian and consecrated no fewer than thirty-nine Bishops, during his short Pontificate of four years. He was evidently an able statesman, and treated successfully the cause of his people with the Barbarians, who in his time had overrun Italy. He died A.D. 530.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Felix IV”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 August 2018. Web. 23 September 2018. <>