Pope Saint Evaristus

bas relief medallion portrait of Pope Saint Evaristus, date and artist unknown; Saint Peter's Basilica, Rome, ItalyAlso known as

  • Aristo
  • Aristus
  • Ewaryst

Memorial

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Son of an Hellenic Jew from Bethlehem. Fifth pope, reigning for eight years, and about whom almost nothing is known. Traditionally considered a martyr, but there is no documentation of the event.

Papal Ascension

Died

Canonized

MLA Citation

  • “Pope Saint Evaristus“. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 March 2016. Web. 25 May 2016. <>