Information about reign: Papa Dionysius (Pope Dionysius)
|From||22 July 259|
|To||26 December 268|
|Personal Information||Pope Dionysius (unknown - 268)|
Pope Dionysius served as the Bishop of Rome or Pope from 22 July 259 to his death in 268. His task was to reorganize the Roman church, after the persecutions of the Emperor Valerian I and the edict of toleration by his successor Gallienus. He also helped rebuild the churches of Cappadocia, devastated by the marauding Goths.
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