Saint Marcellus - Pope and martyr (310).
Saint Marcellus was elected pope in 304. He established new catacombs and saw to it that the divine mysteries were continually celebrated there. Saint Marcellus died on January 16, 310. He was buried in the catacombs of Priscilla, but later his remains were placed beneath the altar of the church in Rome.
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