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Martyr of Rome, with Concordia and other companions, he is a controversial figure who
censured Pope St. Callistus I. Hippolytus was slain in Sardinia where he had been exiled for being
elected as an antipope, the first in the history of the Church. He was reconciled to the Church
before his martyrdom. His writings were important, including A Refutation of All Heresies, Song of
Songs, and The Apostolic Tradition.
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