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Martyrs of Cordoba: “We profess Christ”

2 June 2017

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“We profess Christ to be truly God and your prophet to be a precursor of the Antichrist and other profane doctrine.”

Saints Habenitus, Jeremiah, Peter, Sabinian, Walabonsus, and Wistremundus. Martyrs of Cordoba, Spain.

Reported in the Memoriale Sanctorum in response to Spanish Umayyad Caliph ‘Abd Ar-Rahman II’s ministers demand  that they convert to Islam or face death. They were slain by Muslims in 851 A.D.

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