Catholic Encyclopedia: St. Tarasius
A layman who became Patriarch of Constantinople by acclamation, called for the Second Ecumenical Council of Nicaea, champion of Church unity and of the veneration of the holy ikons. Died 806.
Catholic Online: St. Tarasius
St. Tarasius, Confessor, Patriarch of Constantinople
From Butler's Lives of the Saints.
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