Pope John XVII

Pope John XVIIAlso known as

  • John Sicco


Married, and father of three sons, all of whom became priests. Widower. 141st pope, elected by the party of John Crescentius during a time of great political turmoil in Rome. He reigned less than five months. Little is known of his short pontificate.


Papal Ascension


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MLA Citation

  • “Pope John XVII“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 July 2019. Web. 24 October 2021. <>