New Catholic Dictionary – Pope Saint Soter

Pope Saint SoterDerivation

  • Greek: deliverer


Reigned c.167 to 175. Little is known of his reign beyond the fact that he wrote a hortatory letter to the Corinthians, in which he evinced his paternal care, and which was acknowledged by Saint Dionysius. He is said to have written a book against Montanism. Feast, Roman Calendar, 22 April.

MLA Citation

  • “Pope Saint Soter”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 August 2018. Web. 15 June 2021. <>