As a very old man, Jeremiah founded the double-monastery of Tábanos in Moorish-occupied Cordoba, Spain, and became a monk there; his wife, Elizabeth, became a nun in the female wing. Martyred in the persecutions of Abderrahman for denouncing Mohammed.
- scourged to death on 7 June 851 at Cordoba, Spain
- body put on display for public abuse, then burned and ashes dumped in the Guadalquivir river
- “Saint Jeremiah of Cordoba“. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 June 2015. Web. 27 May 2016. <>