Pope AnacletusPope Anacletus
(also called Cletus
) was pope
, the second successor of St. Peter
. He was put to death under the Emperor Domitian
AD. He was buried near Saint Linus
on the Vatican, where his relics remain.
There is some disagreement among Papal scholars as to whether Anacletus and Cletus are the same person.
Traditionally, Anacletus succeeded Pope Linus and was followed by Pope Clement I.