Exile Case

Here you will find information about an individual exile case and links which enable you to view exile locations on a map as well as visualise the relationships between people and groups using a network diagram.
Person/Group Heracleides of Ephesus ( view the social network for this person / group )
Exile Date after 404 (from: --/--/404 to: --/--/408)
Sources Palladius, Vita Joannis Chrysostomi 20 (SC 341:396-402)

Locations view exile locations

Location of exile's previous office Ephesus [Selçuk]
Location exiled from Ephesus [Selçuk]
Location exiled to Nicomedia [İzmit]
Location(s) arrived at Nicomedia [İzmit]
Date of arrival after 404 (from: --/--/404 to: --/--/--)
Relationship to location alien place
Type of location city,prison
Reason for leaving unknown
Location(s) exile returned to
Location of office after return

Activities in Exile

Activities Related to Doctrine
Died in exile? no
Reason for death
Writings in Exile unknown

Legal details

Threat only no
Refuge from judicial proceedings no
Consequence of asylum no
Offenses exiled for/accused of
Legal type of exile unknown
Additional punishments confinement
Intended duration four years
Actual duration four years
Returned? yes
Reason for return
Deposed by synod? no
Synod deposed by
Returned by synod? unknown
Synod returned by

Religious status, office and affiliation

Religious status before exile clerical
Religious status during exile ??
Religious status after return unknown
Clerical or ascetic office before exile bishop
Clerical or ascetic office during exile
Clerical or ascetic office after return unknown
Enforced rank change? n/a
Religious affiliation before exile
Religious affiliation during exile
Religious affiliation after return
Died in exile? no


Venerated as a saint? No
Date (from: --/--/-- to: --/--/--)
Cult site

Exile Relationships: Interactions

    Flavius Arcadius

  • Interaction Date after 404 (from: --/--/404 to: --/--/--)
    Interaction Location
    Office Emperor
    Religious Affiliation (at time of relationship with exile)
    Religious Status (at time of relationship with exile) lay
    Relationship Quality conflict
    Notes implied but depending on date
    Responsible for exile (or exile threat)