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Theodoros ho Stouditēs (Stoudiotēs),Theodore the Stoudite, Theodore of Stoudios
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Theodore the Stoudite

Date of Birth: 759

Place of Birth: Constantinople

Date of Death: 11 November 826

Place of Death: Island of Prinkipo


Theodore became a monk in 780 in the Sakkoudion monastery in Bithynia, and succeeded his uncle Plato as hegoumenos in 794. He opposed the Emperor Constantine VI because of his second marriage, and the Patriarchs Tarasius and Nicephorus I for their religious policies, which h…

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Rigo, Antonio, “Theodoros ho Stouditēs (Stoudiotēs),Theodore the Stoudite, Theodore of Stoudios”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 21 January 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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