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Joseph of Thessalonica

(ca. 762–ca. 832). Known in Gk. hymnody as Joseph of Studion. Younger brother of Theodore* of Studion, with whom he was at the monastery Studion at Constantinople since 798. Abp. Thessalonica 807; exiled ca. 809 in controversy concerning the adulterous marriage of Constantine VI (771–ca. 797; E Roman emp. 780–797).

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