St Roderick (Died 857) was one of the 48 Christian martyrs of Córdoba, executed by muslim conquerors.
St Roderick was a Priest of Cabra. He had two brothers, one a “muslim convert,” the other a “lapsed Christian”.
During a fight between his two brothers, St Roderick attempted to break it up. However, the two brothers turned on him and severely beat him. The “
While in prison, St Roderick met St Solomon who was also accused of apostasy. Together, they were beheaded.
St Roderick’s and St Solomon’s Feast Day is 13th March, the day of their death.
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