Catholic Encyclopedia – Pope Saint Adeodatus

Pope Adeodatus IIArticle

(Reigned 672-676) A monk of the Roman cloister of Saint Erasmus on the Coelian Hill. He was active in the perfection of monastic discipline and in the repression of the Monothelite heresy. Little else is known of him. Of his correspondence only the letters for the Abbeys of Saint Peter of Canterbury and Saint Martin of Tours have been preserved. He is sometimes called Adeodatus II, his predecessor, Deusdedit, being occasionally known as Adeodatus I.

MLA Citation

  • Thomas Shahan. “Pope Saint Adeodatus”. Catholic Encyclopedia, 1913. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 December 2014. Web. 21 February 2019. <>