celestine v, saint

Celestine V

noun
Saint (Pietro di Murrone or Morone) 1215–96, Italian ascetic: pope 1294.
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celestine v, saint

pope from July 5 to Dec. 13, 1294, the first pontiff to abdicate. He founded the Celestine order

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