Pope Leo VII

Pope Leo VIIProfile

Priest at Saint Sixtus church. Benedictine monk. 126th pope with the support of Prince Alberic. Encouraged monastic reform, and supported the Cluniacs. Condemned and prohibited forced baptism of Jews in Germany, but sadly did authorize their exile from predominantly Christian cities.

Born

Papal Ascension

Died

MLA Citation

  • “Pope Leo VII“. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 February 2019. Web. 29 November 2020. <>