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Saint Pope Celestine V

(Pietro del Morrone, O.S.B. Cel.)

1294.07.05 – 1294.12.13

Bishop of Rome

Vicar of Jesus Christ

Successor of the Prince of the Apostles

Supreme Pontiff of the Universal Church

Patriarch of the West

Metropolitan Archbishop of the Province of Rome

Servant of the Servants of God


Born:1215 (Isernia, Italy)
Ordained Priest:1294
Elected as Supreme Pontiff:1294.07.05
Consecrated Bishop:1294.08.19
Installed as Supreme Pontiff:1294.08.29
Resigned as Supreme Pontiff:1294.12.13
Died:1296.05.19 (Ferentino, Italy † 81)
Canonised:1313.05.05 (equipollently)

Founder of Benedictine Congregation of the Celestines (1254)

Supreme Pontiff (1294.07.05 [1294.08.29] – 1294.12.13)

Cardinals Created:
Cardinals Created 13 Cardinals (1 Consistory)

Buried at:
Basilica di S. Maria di Collemaggio, L’Aquila, Italy (Body and tomb monument)


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