Bishopric of Amisos
Author(s) : IBR , Giftopoulou Sofia (17/3/2003)Translation : Koutras Nikolaos
For citation: IBR , Giftopoulou Sofia, "Bishopric of Amisos",Encyclopaedia of the Hellenic World, Asia MinorURL: <http://www.ehw.gr/l.aspx?id=7208>
Amisos was a bishopric see in the province of Helenopontos until the 13th century. Since the 7th century it belonged to the metropolis of Amaseia, officially registered as the first in class bishopric of that province.
Metropolis of Amaseia, province of Helenopontos
Northeast Asia Minor, modern northeast Turkey
Bishopric of Aminsos
1. Christianity and ecclesiastical administration at Amisos
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