Pope John VI

Pope John VIProfile

Chosen 85th pope. Secured the end of Lombard attacks on Italy. Confirmed Brithwald as archbishop of Canterbury, England. Re-installed Saint Wilfrid as bishop of York, England. Defended the rights of the Church against the Holy Roman Emperor. Ransomed many slaves from their captors.


Papal Ascension


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MLA Citation

  • “Pope John VI“. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 November 2018. Web. 12 May 2021. <>