Diocese of Laodicea (Ottoman period)
Author(s) : Moustakas Konstantinos (22/7/2002)Translation : Sioris Georgios , Velentzas Georgios
For citation: Moustakas Konstantinos, "Diocese of Laodicea (Ottoman period)",Encyclopaedia of the Hellenic World, Asia MinorURL: <http://www.ehw.gr/l.aspx?id=9013>
Old ecclesiastic province with Laodikeia as capital. Its flock gradually diminished until the diocese was limited to the Christian populations of very few settlements. The diocese survived until the end of the 16th or the beginning of the 17th century.
Patriarchate of Constantinople
Central Asia Minor
2. Early Ottoman Period
3. The history of the diocese from the 15th to the beginning of the 17th century
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