Saint Aurea of Cordoba

Also known as

  • Aura

Memorial

Profile

Raised Muslim during the period of Moorish occupation of Spain. Married. Widow. Convert to Christianity. Nun at Cuteclara for 20 years. She was eventually denounced as a Christian by her family to Muslim religious authorities and killed for the crime of converting. Martyr.

Born

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Aurea of Cordoba“. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 July 2015. Web. 29 August 2015. <>