The Pope and His Enemy, Who Were Martyred Together (Sts. Pontian & Hippolytus)

Episode 28 · August 2nd, 2019 · 13 mins 12 secs

About this Episode

This week is a Popecast unlike any other. Our pope this episode was not only the first in history to resign his office, but he did so after being exiled alongside his archrival, a man who had set himself up as the Church’s first antipope. And the craziest part about it? Both of them are now saints.

Also, we talk about beards at the end – thanks to a question for Nick, one of our newest patrons!

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