Catholic Encyclopedia – Pope Saint Anastasius I

Pope Anastasius IArticle

A pontiff who is remembered chiefly for his condemnation of Origenism. A Roman by birth, he became pope in 399, and died within a little less than four years. Among his friends were Augustine, and Jerome, and Paulinus. Jerome speaks of him as a man of great holiness who was rich in his poverty. It was during the time of the barbarian invasions.

MLA Citation

  • Thomas Campbell. “Pope Saint Anastasius I”. Catholic Encyclopedia, 1913. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 May 2017. Web. 30 November 2021. <>