Severus of Antioch
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Severus of Antioch


A monk; became Bishop of Antioch in 512 when Flavian was deposed; a leader of the moderate monophysites; was deposed on the accession of the orthodox emperor Justin I (518) because of his monophysite position; was excommunicated by a Constantinopolitan synod in 528 





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