New Catholic Dictionary – Pope Saint Lucius I

detail of a bas-relief portrait medallion of Pope Saint Lucius I, date and artist unknown; Saint Peter's Basilica, Rome, ItalyArticle

Reigned from 253 to 254. Born in Rome, Italy; died there. Soon after his consecration he was exiled during the persecution of the Emperor Gallus. He returned shortly, probably upon the accession of Valerian. Feast, Roman Calendar, 4 March.

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  • “Pope Saint Lucius I”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 August 2018. Web. 17 November 2018. <>