Saint Perfecto of Córdoba

Saint Perfecto of CordobaAlso known as

  • Perfectus



Priest. Accosted on the street one day by Moors who asked his opinion of Jesus and Mohammed, promising no harm to him no matter the answer. Perfecto explained the Jesus was the Son of God and our Savior, while Mohammed was a false prophet. When his questioners felt that enough time had passed that their promise has dissipated, they had Perfecto arrested, tried, and executed by a Muslim court for blasphemy. Martyr.




Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Perfecto of Córdoba“. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 June 2019. Web. 17 June 2021. <>