Theodore of Amasea

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For another Saint Theodore, see: Theodore Stratelates or Saint Theodore (disambiguation). Saint Theodore Tiron (Greek: Ἅγιος Θεόδωρος Τήρων) is one of the two recognized saints called Theodore who are venerated as warrior saints and Great Martyrs in the Catholic Churches, Oriental Orthodox Churches and Eastern Orthodox Churches. The other saint of the same name is Theodore Stratelates, also known as Theodore of Heraclea, but this second St Theodore may never have had a separate existence. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Theodore of Amasea has received more than 183,868 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Theodore of Amasea is the 384th most popular religious figure (up from 386th in 2019), the 166th most popular biography from Turkey (up from 177th in 2019) and the 25th most popular Turkish Religious Figure.

Theodore of Amasea was a Christian theologian who was most famous for his work in the field of biblical exegesis. He is also known for his contributions to the development of the Nicene Creed.

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Among religious figures, Theodore of Amasea ranks 384 out of 2,272Before him are Pope Marcellus I, John Climacus, Maximus the Confessor, Pope John IX, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, and Saint Apollonia. After him are Pope Sergius IV, Abd Allah ibn al-Zubayr, Pachomius the Great, Talhah, Pope John XIV, and Pope John VII.

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Among people born in 300, Theodore of Amasea ranks 8Before him are Saint Sebastian, Pope Sylvester I, Saint Blaise, Pope Felix I, Pope Julius I, and Pope Eutychian. After him are Vincent of Saragossa, Vātsyāyana, Valerius Severus, Macarius of Egypt, Volusianus, and Erasmus of Formia. Among people deceased in 306, Theodore of Amasea ranks 4Before him are Saint Barbara, Constantius Chlorus, and Demetrius of Thessaloniki. After him is Adrian and Natalia of Nicomedia.

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Among people born in Turkey, Theodore of Amasea ranks 166 out of 1,128Before him are Maurice (539), Ammianus Marcellinus (330), Clement of Ohrid (840), Proclus (412), Maximus the Confessor (580), and Isaac II Angelos (1155). After him are John II Komnenos (1087), Theodora Porphyrogenita (984), Pope John VII (650), Abdullah Gül (1950), Michael VII Doukas (1050), and Pope Sabinian (530).


Among religious figures born in Turkey, Theodore of Amasea ranks 25Before him are Ulfilas (311), Gregory of Nyssa (335), Simeon Stylites (389), Pope Vitalian (600), Clement of Ohrid (840), and Maximus the Confessor (580). After him are Pope John VII (650), Pope Sabinian (530), Gregory Palamas (1296), Pancras of Rome (289), Michael I Cerularius (1005), and Pope John V (635).