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The Second African Pope

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St Miltiades, was the second African Pope, born in Africa, he was elected on the 2nd July 311 and died on the 11 January, 314. During his pontificate the emperor Constantine, after the vision “in hoc signo Vinces” issued his decree of tolerance for the Christian Faith. Blessed bread dates from his time. He constructed the Basilica of St John Lateran. ...

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