Speraindeo
(341 words)

Biography

Little is known about Speraindeo’s life. He taught Eulogius (q.v.) and Paulus Alvarus (q.v.), supporters and main chroniclers of the martyrs’ movement among Christians in Cordova, 850-59. His only complete writing that survives is a brief letter written to Paulus Alvarus in the 840s or early 850s in which Speraindeo denounces a group of Christians Alvarus describes as a…

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Coope, Jessica A., “Speraindeo”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23679>
First published online: 2010



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