Reformed Churchmen

We are Confessional Calvinists and a Prayer Book Church-people. In 2012, we remembered the 350th anniversary of the 1662 Book of Common Prayer; also, we remembered the 450th anniversary of John Jewel's sober, scholarly, and Reformed "An Apology of the Church of England." In 2013, we remembered the publication of the "Heidelberg Catechism" and the influence of Reformed theologians in England, including Heinrich Bullinger's Decades. For 2014: Tyndale's NT translation. For 2015, John Roger, Rowland Taylor and Bishop John Hooper's martyrdom, burned at the stakes. Books of the month. December 2014: Alan Jacob's "Book of Common Prayer" at: January 2015: A.F. Pollard's "Thomas Cranmer and the English Reformation: 1489-1556" at: February 2015: Jaspar Ridley's "Thomas Cranmer" at:

Thursday, January 8, 2015

January 1134-1143 A.D. Leo Styppeitotes—Constantinople’s 109th

January 1134-1143 A.D.  Leo Styppeitotes—Constantinople’s 109th;

Leo of Constantinople

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Leo Styppes (Greek: Λέων Στυππς) was Patriarch of Constantinople from 1134 until his death in 1143. He was a presbyter at Hagia Sophia before his ascension. He reigned uneventfully during the rule of Byzantine emperor John II Comnenus.[1]


1.      Jump up^ "Λέων Στυππς" (in Greek). Ecumenical Patriarchate. Retrieved 2011-12-24.


Preceded by
John IX
Succeeded by
Michael II Kourkouas

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