S. SILVESTRO I (? - Rome, 31 December 335) 33rd bishop of Rome and pope of the Catholic Church from 314 to his death; venerated as a saint by the Catholic Church and by the Orthodox Churches. His twenty-year pontificate saw the transition from pagan Rome to Christian Rome during the empire of Constantine I, and the appearance of the Arian heresy against which the Christian emperor called Neaea, in 325, the first ecumenical council. Commemoration on December 31, day of death (Dies Natalis, birth to heaven). Colored engraving, Italy 1886

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title: SAN SILVESTRO

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caption: S. SILVESTRO I (? - Rome, 31 December 335) 33rd bishop of Rome and pope of the Catholic Church from 314 to his death; venerated as a saint by the Catholic Church and by the Orthodox Churches. His twenty-year pontificate saw the transition from pagan Rome to Christian Rome during the empire of Constantine I, and the appearance of the Arian heresy against which the Christian emperor called Neaea, in 325, the first ecumenical council. Commemoration on December 31, day of death (Dies Natalis, birth to heaven). Colored engraving, Italy 1886

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