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The Cult of Saints in Late Antiquity


from its origins to circa AD 700, across the entire Christian world


Name

Symmachus, bishop and confessor of Rome, ob. 514

Saint ID

S00793

Reported Death Not Before

514

Reported Death Not After

514

Gender
Male
Type of Saint
"Confessors", Bishops
Related Evidence Records
IDTitle
E01347The second edition of the Liber Pontificalis, written in Latin in Rome between the 530s and 546, in its account of *Symmachus (bishop and confessor of Rome, S00793), lists his extensive work at the basilica of *Peter (the Apostle, S00036) in Rome, honouring a number of different saints.