New Catholic Dictionary – Pope Stephen II


(752), born Rome; died there. A priest, he was elected by the entire populace, but died before his consecration. He is included in the list of popes, but the consequence of his prelnature death has been to throw into disorder the numbers assigned to the succeeding Popes Stephen.

MLA Citation

  • “Pope Stephen II”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 October 2012. Web. 18 June 2021. <>