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Holy See - Papa Eleutherius (Pope Eleuterus) (22 April 174 - 26 May 189)

Pope Eleuterus, also known as Eleutherius, was the Bishop of Rome from c. 174 to his death. (The Vatican cites 171 or 177 to 185 or 193.) According to the Liber Pontificalis, he was a Greek born in Nicopolis in Epirus, Greece. His contemporary Hegesippus wrote that he was a deacon of the Roman Church under Pope Anicetus (c. 154–164), and remained so under Pope Soter, whom he succeeded around 174.

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Papa Eleutherius (Pope Eleuterus): Details
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From22 April 174
To26 May 189
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