St Pope Saint Stephen I – Feast Day: August 2 – Saint of the Day

Translate to your Language

Today is Sunday, October 1, 2023

St Pope Saint Stephen I Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

St Pope Saint Stephen I Profile. Born: 3rd Century in Italy, Europe. Worked in Italy. Died: 2 August 257 AD in Italy. Feast Day is celebrated on August 2.
The Memorial of Pope Saint Stephen I – Saint of the Day

Pope Saint Stephen I

Date of Birth 3rd Century
Country of Birth Italy in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Popes
Profession Pope
Place of Work Italy
Date of Death 2 August 257 AD
Place of Death Italy
Feast Day August 2
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
Patron Saint of Fiano Romano, Italy

St Pope Saint Stephen I Biography

Pope Saint Stephen I was born in Roman. He was the son of Jovius. little else known of his early life. He was the Archdeacon under Pope Lucius I. He was also elected 23rd pope in 254 AD.

He explicitly proclaimed the primacy of the diocese of Rome in matters of theology and the current understanding of Christ’s statement to SaintPeter. “You are Peter, and upon this rock, I will build My Church.” He condemned the Carthaginian practice of re-baptizing heretics, and accepted baptisms performed by heretics when the convert had acted in good faith; he corrected Saint Cyprian’s thinking on the matter.

St Pope Saint Stephen I

Share This Readings Using ...

Daily Catholic Readings App Download

About Laban Thua Gachie 10702 Articles
The founder of is Laban Thua Gachie. I am a Commissioned Lector, a commissioned Liturgy Minister, and a Commissioned member of the Catholic Men Association. We at Catholic Daily Readings, operate the, a Catholic Church-related website and we pride ourself in providing you, on a daily basis the following; 1. Catholic Daily Mass Readings 2. Reflections on those Daily Readings 3. Daily prayers 4. Bible Verse of the Day 5. Saint of the Day