St. Theophanes of Nicea
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Saints who lived, borned or died  İn Asia Minor Anatolia, Turkey


St. Theophanes of Nicea


Monk and hymnographer
also called Theophanes Graptus or
Theophanes the Branded
Saint Theophanes was consecrated
as  Metropolitan of Nicaea
by Patriarch Methodius
Born     775 Palestine
Died     845 Nicaea İznik Turkey
Honored in Eastern Orthodox Church
Feast     December 27
Attributes Hymnographer

 






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