Saint George of Cordoba

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Monk from Palestine. Deacon. Arrested and condemned to death during the persecutions of Caliph Abderrahman II. He was offered a pardon as a foreigner, but he declined, perferring to stand for his faith, minister to his fellow prisoners, and die as a martyr.

Died

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint George of Cordoba“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 June 2013. Web. 5 July 2015. <>