Who is the most corrupted pope?

Who is the most corrupted pope?

The Bad Popes

  • Pope Stephen VI (896–897), who had his predecessor Pope Formosus exhumed, tried, de-fingered, briefly reburied, and thrown in the Tiber.
  • Pope John XII (955–964), who gave land to a mistress, murdered several people, and was killed by a man who caught him in bed with his wife.

Who has beaten Pope?


  • Takayama Ukon. 7 February 2017.
  • Josef Mayr-Nusser. 18 March 2017.
  • José Álvarez-Benavides de la Torre & 114 Companions. 25 March 2017.
  • Louis-Antoine-Rose Ormières Lacase. 22 April 2017.
  • Leopoldina Naudet. 29 April 2017.
  • Antonio Arribas Hortigüela & 6 Companions. 6 May 2017.
  • John Sullivan. 13 May 2017.
  • Itala Mela. 10 June 2017.

Which pope was canonized as a saint in 2014?

Pope John Paul II
Pope Francis announced Monday Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII will be canonized to sainthood on April 27, 2014.

Who was the pope in 2014?

Pope Francis

Pope Francis
Francis in South Korea, 2014
Church Catholic Church
Papacy began 13 March 2013
Predecessor Benedict XVI

Who is the youngest Catholic saint?

The youngest saints canonized by the Roman Catholic Church in modern times are Francisco and Jacinta Marto, two Portuguese child witnesses of the 1917 Marian apparitions at Fatima, who died at ages 10 and 9 respectively in 1919 and 1920, victims of the 1918 influenza pandemic.

Did Pope quit?

The pope did finally deliver his August surprise, and it wasn’t much of one: He isn’t resigning after all.

How many New Saints has Pope Francis canonized?

^ “Pope Francis canonizes three new saints of the Americas”. Catholic World Report. 7 April 2014. Retrieved 14 October 2017. ^ “Sainthood for John Paul II, John XXIII in canonization ceremony”. CNN. 27 April 2014. Retrieved 14 October 2017. ^ “Pope declares sainthood of two Indians, four Italians”. Reuters. 24 November 2014.

How many cardinals did Pope Francis make?

Francis also confirmed his predecessor John Paul I to be Venerable on 8 November 2017. At the first consistory of his papacy, held on 22 February 2014, Francis created 19 new cardinals.

What happened in the 2014 New Orleans Saints season?

The 2014 season was the New Orleans Saints ‘ 48th in the National Football League, their 39th playing home games at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome and their eighth under head coach Sean Payton . After they lost to the Atlanta Falcons in Week 16, the Saints were officially eliminated from postseason contention for the first time since 2012.

Who did Pope Francis declare to be a saint?

^ “Pope Francis declares sainthood of early Jesuit, Peter Faber”. Catholic News Agency. 17 December 2013. Retrieved 14 October 2017. ^ “Pope Francis canonizes three new saints of the Americas”. Catholic World Report. 7 April 2014. Retrieved 14 October 2017.

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