POPE MARCELLO II 1501 1555 aka Marcello Cervino born in Monte Fano elected in 1555 was the last pope to keep his baptismal name to honor his predecessor Pope Marcellus I. humble and charitable began the papacy donating to charity the funds allocated for the lavish coronation ceremony a substitute from a frugal ceremony and convincing his relatives not to meet him in Rome in contrast to the custom of the nepotiste. Seized with apoplexy April 30 1555 he governed the Church for only 22 days. Portrait detail from a chromolithographic postcard of the Collection of the Popes Romans dedicated to Pope Pius X and blessed by Him in whole 5002 . Rome October 1903.

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title: POPE MARCELLO II

subject date: 2003-09-23

caption: POPE MARCELLO II (1501-1555), aka Marcello Cervino, born in Monte Fano, elected in 1555, was the last pope to keep his baptismal name, to honor his predecessor Pope Marcellus I. humble and charitable, began the papacy donating to charity the funds allocated for the lavish coronation ceremony, a substitute from a frugal ceremony, and convincing his relatives not to meet him in Rome, in contrast to the custom of the nepotiste. Seized with apoplexy April 30, 1555, he governed the Church for only 22 days. Portrait, detail from a chromolithographic postcard of the 'Collection of the Popes Romans' dedicated to Pope Pius X and blessed by Him (in whole # 5002). Rome, October 1903.

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