Isaiah of Salona

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Bishop Salonon Isaiah
Ησαΐας Σαλώνων
DiedApril 23, 1821

Bishop Salonon Isaiah (1780 - 23 April 1821) was a Greek cleric. He was the first bishop who died during the Greek Revolution in 1821.[1]

Legacy[change | change source]

Isaiae statue in Amphissa

Statues were built in remembrance of Despotis Salonon Isaiah. Memorials were built over the former home of Isaiah, in Desfina. The opening of a museum was a Sunday on the 28th of July in 2013, featuring historical writings and paintings of that time, also showcasing documentaries of Isaiae.

References[change | change source]

  1. Drosos Kravartogiannnos, "History of the city of Amfissa - Supplements" (Ed. "Association of Amfisseon everywhere 'Salona'", Amphissa, 1997), pg. 62: "The hero Despot of Salona Isaiah"