Theodore the Studite

public profile

Theodore the Studite's Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Share

Related Projects

Theodore the Studite

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Constantinople, Byzantine Empire
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Photeinos and Theoktiste
Brother of Joseph; Euthymios and Sister

Managed by: Jason Scott Wills
Last Updated:
view all

Immediate Family

About Theodore the Studite

Theodore the Studite (also known as Theodorus Studita, St. Theodore of Stoudios, and St. Theodore of Studium; 759–826) was a Byzantine Greek monk and abbot of the Stoudios monastery in Constantinople. He played a major role in the revivals both of Byzantine monasticism and of classical literary genres in Byzantium. He is known as a zealous opponent of iconoclasm, one of several conflicts that set him at odds with both emperor and patriarch.

view all

Theodore the Studite's Timeline

759
759
Constantinople, Byzantine Empire
826
826
Age 67