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Catholic Word of the Day: LINUS, 06-07-13
CatholicReference.net ^ | 06-07-13 | Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary

Posted on 06/07/2013 8:33:18 AM PDT by Salvation

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LINUS

A Christian in Rome, evidently a companion or follower of Paul, because in the conclusion of a letter Paul sent Timothy, Linus was one of four who sent greetings (II Timothy 4:21). According to Irenaeus, Linus succeeded Peter as Bishop of Rome.

All items in this dictionary are from Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.


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And to think that the little fellow with the blanket is named after a someone mentioned in the Bible by St. Paul. Also that Linus became the second Pope!
1 posted on 06/07/2013 8:33:18 AM PDT by Salvation
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2 posted on 06/07/2013 8:36:25 AM PDT by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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