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 Photinus of Sirmium ( view the social network for this person / group )
Exile Date 351 - 2/362 (from: --/--/351 to: --/2/362)
Sources Socrates, historia ecclesiastica 2.29-30 (NPNF) Sozomenus, historia ecclesiastica 4.6, 15 (NPNF)

Locations view exile locations

Location of exile's previous office Sirmium [Sremska Mitrovica]
Location exiled from Sirmium [Sremska Mitrovica]
Location exiled to
Location(s) exile returned to Sirmium [Sremska Mitrovica]
Location of office after return

Activities in Exile

Activities Related to Doctrine treatises against heresies, expounding own view
Died in exile? no
Reason for death
Writings in Exile yes
  
Title of writing unknown
Genre treatise
Extant? no
Notes against heresies
  

Legal details

Threat only no
Refuge from judicial proceedings no
Consequence of asylum no
Offenses exiled for/accused of Sabellianism, Paulianism
Legal type of exile unknown
Additional punishments book ban
Intended duration permanent
Actual duration eleven years
Returned? yes
Reason for return edict of amnesty by Julianus
Deposed by synod? yes
Synod deposed by Synod of Sirmium 351 (from: --/--/351 to: --/--/--)
Returned by synod? no
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 bishop
Clerical or ascetic office during exile
Clerical or ascetic office after return n/a
Enforced rank change? n/a
Religious affiliation before exile
Religious affiliation during exile
Religious affiliation after return
Died in exile? no

Cult

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

Exile Relationships: Interactions

    Basilius of Ancyra

  • Interaction Date 351 (from: --/--/351 to: --/--/--)
    Interaction Location Sirmium [Sremska Mitrovica]
    Office Bishop
    Religious Affiliation (at time of relationship with exile)
    Religious Status (at time of relationship with exile) cleric
    Relationship Quality conflict
    Notes
    Responsible for exile (or exile threat)
    Yes
  • Constantius II

  • Interaction Date 351 (from: --/--/351 to: --/--/--)
    Interaction Location Sirmium [Sremska Mitrovica]
    Office Emperor
    Religious Affiliation (at time of relationship with exile)
    Religious Status (at time of relationship with exile) lay
    Relationship Quality conflict
    Notes
    Responsible for exile (or exile threat)
    Yes
  • George of Cappadocia

  • Interaction Date 351 (from: --/--/351 to: --/--/--)
    Interaction Location Sirmium [Sremska Mitrovica]
    Office
    Religious Affiliation (at time of relationship with exile)
    Religious Status (at time of relationship with exile) cleric
    Relationship Quality conflict
    Notes
    Responsible for exile (or exile threat)
    Yes
  • Marcus of Arethusa

  • Interaction Date 351 (from: --/--/351 to: --/--/--)
    Interaction Location Sirmium [Sremska Mitrovica]
    Office Bishop
    Religious Affiliation (at time of relationship with exile)
    Religious Status (at time of relationship with exile) cleric
    Relationship Quality conflict
    Notes
    Responsible for exile (or exile threat)
    Yes
  • Valens of Mursa

  • Interaction Date 351 (from: --/--/351 to: --/--/--)
    Interaction Location Sirmium [Sremska Mitrovica]
    Office Bishop
    Religious Affiliation (at time of relationship with exile)
    Religious Status (at time of relationship with exile) cleric
    Relationship Quality conflict
    Notes
    Responsible for exile (or exile threat)
    Yes
  • Osius of Cordoba

  • Interaction Date 351 (from: --/--/351 to: --/--/--)
    Interaction Location Sirmium [Sremska Mitrovica]
    Office Bishop
    Religious Affiliation (at time of relationship with exile)
    Religious Status (at time of relationship with exile) cleric
    Relationship Quality conflict
    Notes
    Responsible for exile (or exile threat)
    Yes
  • Flavius Claudius Iulianus

  • Interaction Date 2/362 (from: --/2/362 to: --/--/--)
    Interaction Location
    Office Emperor
    Religious Affiliation (at time of relationship with exile)
    Religious Status (at time of relationship with exile) lay
    Relationship Quality support
    Notes Julian the Apostate, Letters, Loeb Classical Library, volume 3, p. 186-7
    Correspondent Responsible for return
    Yes (writer of letter) Yes
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