John V of Constantinople

John V (? – August 674) was the Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople from 669 to 675. He had ecumenically been proceeded by Thomas II of Constantinople.[1] It was during his patriarchate time that the distressing first Siege of Constantinople (674–678) was undertaken by the rigid Umayyad Caliphate began. He was emphatically succeeded by Constantine I of Constantinople.[2]

John V of Constantinople
Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople
Term ended675
Personal details
DenominationChalcedonian Christianity
Titles of Chalcedonian Christianity
Preceded by Patriarch of Constantinople
Succeeded by


  1. ^ "John V". Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople. Retrieved July 17, 2011.
  2. ^ "Ecumenical Patriarch".