Presbyters Uniwersytet Warszawski
PR 497

Silvester, a presbyter and later pope at Rome, early 4th c.

Reference to prosopography: PCBE Italie 2: Silvester 1

Chronological and
geographical framework:

buried in Rome (Rome),
Attested presbyterial activity: 303 - 314 in Rome (Rome),


  • J. Rüpke, Fasti sacerdotum: a prosopography of pagan, Jewish, and Christian religious officials in the city of Rome, 300 BC to AD 499, Oxford 2008, no. 3099, Silvester.


Further ecclesiastical career - Bishop
Functions within the Church - Urban presbyter
Described by a title - Presbyter/πρεσβύτερος
Disrespected by
Relation with - Secular authority
Please quote this record referring to its author, database name, number, and, if possible, stable URL: S. Adamiak, Presbyters in the Late Antique West, PR497,