Saint Michael of Synnada

Also known as

  • Michael the Confessor

Memorial

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Student of Saint Tarasius of Constantinople. Bishop of Synnada, Phrygia (in modern Turkey) in 787. Exiled by emperor Leo V for defending the use of icons.

Died

  • 826 in Eudokiadu, Turkey of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Michael of Synnada“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 May 2015. Web. 8 July 2015. <>