Pope Marinus II

Pope Marinus IIAlso known as

  • Martin III

Profile

Cardinal of San Ciriacus. Elected 128th pope, aided by Alberic, Prince of the Romans. Little interested in his temporal authority, Marinus was an active ecclesiastical reformer. Repaired churches and basilicae. Devoted to the poor. Promoted monasticism, strongly supporting the Congregation of Cluny.

Born

Papal Ascension

Died

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Pope Marinus II“. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 February 2019. Web. 24 November 2020. <>