Saint Cyrus of Constantinople

Also known as

  • Ciro
  • Cyr
  • Kyros



Monk in Amasra and Paflagonia. Bishop and patriarch of Constantinople, c.705. He helped prevent the new emperor from exacting some of the revenge against his political opponents. Deposed from his see in 712 when Emperor Filippico took the Byzantine throne, he spent his final years as a monk at the Chora Abbey in Constantinpople.



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Cyrus of Constantinople“. CatholicSaints.Info. 4 December 2018. Web. 1 December 2020. <>