New Catholic Dictionary – Pope Saint Hyginus

detail of a statue of Pope Saint Hyginus; date unknown, artist unknown; portico of Saint Peter's Basilica, Vatican City, Rome, Italy; photographed in May 2006 by Bocachete; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsArticle/ins>

Reigned c.138 to 142. Born in Greece; died in Rome. Little historically certain is known about his pontificate. Feast, Roman Calendar, 11 January.

MLA Citation

  • “Pope Saint Hyginus”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 August 2018. Web. 5 December 2020. <>