St. Adolphus (also known in English as St. Adolph) and his brother John were 9th century Spanish martyrs. Both men were residents of Seville, the sons of an Islamic father and a Christian mother. They were caught up in the persecutions conducted by the Caliph of Córdoba, Abd ar-Rahman II, Adolphus and John were martyred in Córdoba. Their joint feast day is September 27.
- Holweck, F. G., A Biographical Dictionary of the Saints. St. Louis, MO: B. Herder Book Co., 1924.
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