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 Pagans and heretics in Antioch ( view the social network for this person / group )
Exile Date 555? - ? (from: --/--/555 to: --/--/--)
Sources Vita Symeonis Stylites 164 (van de Ven, 146)

Locations view exile locations

Location of exile's previous office
Location exiled from Antiochia/Theoupolis [Antakya]
Location exiled to Antiochia/Theoupolis [Antakya]
Location(s) arrived at Antiochia/Theoupolis [Antakya]
Date of arrival 555? (from: --/--/555 to: --/--/555)
Relationship to location alien place
Type of location city,monastery,xenodochia ('guest-house')t
Reason for leaving n/a
Location(s) exile returned to
Location of office after return

Activities in Exile

Activities Related to Doctrine
Died in exile? unknown
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 Paganism, Manichaeism, astrology, automatism, and other 'gruesome' heresies
Legal type of exile unknown
Additional punishments
Intended duration unknown
Actual duration unknown
Returned? unknown
Reason for return
Deposed by synod? n/a
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 n/a
Clerical or ascetic office before exile unknown
Clerical or ascetic office during exile
Clerical or ascetic office after return n/a
Enforced rank change? unknown
Notes on clerical and ascetic office some of them were clerics, these were normally sent to monasteries
Religious affiliation before exile
Religious affiliation during exile
Religious affiliation after return
Died in exile? unknown
Reason for death


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

Exile Relationships: Interactions


  • Interaction Date 555? (from: --/--/555 to: --/--/555)
    Interaction Location Antiochia/Theoupolis [Antakya]
    Office magister militum per orientem
    Religious Affiliation (at time of relationship with exile)
    Religious Status (at time of relationship with exile) lay
    Relationship Quality conflict
    Responsible for exile (or exile threat)