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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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