Pope Benedict I

Pope Benedict IAlso known as

  • Bonosus


Reigned during the famine which followed a Lombard invasion of Italy. Worked to restore order in the civil disruption that followed the invasions. Confirmed the Fifth Council at Constantinople. Died during a siege of Rome.


Papal Ascension


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Pope Benedict I“. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 June 2019. Web. 16 January 2022. <>