Who was the second Pope of the Catholic Church?

Who was the second and third pope?

1st century

Pontiff number Pontificate Name: English · Latin
1 30–33 / 64–68 St Peter PETRVS
2 64–68 / 76–79 St Linus LINVS
3 76–79 / 88–91 St Anacletus (Cletus) ANACLETVS (CLETVS)
4 26 April 88 – 23 November 99 (11 years, 211 days) St Clement I CLEMENS

Who were the last 3 Popes of the Catholic Church?

The Roman Catholic Popes of the past 135 years:

  • Pope Francis — March 13, 2013-
  • Benedict XVI — April 19, 2005-Feb. 28, 2013.
  • John Paul II — Oct. 16, 1978-April 2, 2005.
  • John Paul I — Aug. 26-Sept.
  • Paul VI — June 21, 1963-Aug. 6, 1978.
  • John XXIII — Oct. 28, 1958-June 3, 1963.
  • Pius XII — March 2, 1939-Oct.
  • Pius XI — Feb.

Who is the third pope?

Pope Anacletus

Pope Saint Anacletus
Papacy began c. 79
Papacy ended c. 92
Predecessor Linus
Successor Clement I

When was there 3 popes?

Western Schism, also called Great Schism or Great Western Schism, in the history of the Roman Catholic Church, the period from 1378 to 1417, when there were two, and later three, rival popes, each with his own following, his own Sacred College of Cardinals, and his own administrative offices.

Which Pope was the worst?

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.
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Was Saint Peter really the first pope?

Roman Catholic tradition holds that Jesus established St. Peter as the first pope (Matthew 16:18). … After Jesus’ death, he served as the head of the Apostles and was the first to perform a miracle after Pentecost (Acts 3:1–11).

Who were the last 4 popes?

The Roman Catholic Popes of the past 135 years:

  • Pope Francis — March 13, 2013-
  • Benedict XVI — April 19, 2005-Feb. 28, 2013.
  • John Paul II — Oct. 16, 1978-April 2, 2005.
  • John Paul I — Aug. 26-Sept. …
  • Paul VI — June 21, 1963-Aug. 6, 1978.
  • John XXIII — Oct. 28, 1958-June 3, 1963.
  • Pius XII — March 2, 1939-Oct. …
  • Pius XI — Feb.