Tag Archives: Spain

Sts. Adolphus and John

9th c. Martyrs of Cordoba. Brothers. Killed in persecutions conducted by Caliph Abdal-Rahman II.

More information on the Martyrs of Cordoba:

The Martyrs of Cordoba – Wikipedia

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St. Maria de Cerevellon

Saint Maria de Cervellon

Saint Maria de Cervellon

St. Maria de Cerevellon – 13th c. Founded the Mercedarians. Helped Christian slaves of the Moors. Patroness of sailors. http://ht.ly/6x4oN

More information about St. Maria de Cerevellon:

St. Maria de Cerevellon on Wikipedia
Order of Mercy website

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Sts. Emilas & Jeremiah

Coat of Arms - Cordoba, Spain

Coat of Arms - Cordoba, Spain

9th c. Martyrs of Cordoba, Spain. Beheaded under Caliph Abd-al-Rahman II . Emilas was a deacon.

More information on Sts. Emilas & Jeremiah and the Martyrs of Cordoba:

Martyrs of Cordoba – Wikipedia

The Blessing of Cordoba by St. Eulogius

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