Date: before 540 and between 638-880s Original Language: Latin
The book contains institutional biographies of each pope from St Peter to each author’s present. The focus is on the institutional history of the Roman see. Each Life tells the origin of the pope, the length of his reign, the church regulations he promulgated, the number of bishops, priests, and deacons he ordained, his architectural and…
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Deliyannis, Deborah M.,
“ Liber pontificalis”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 22 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23682>