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So that we believe in Christ, dwell in his words. By dwelling there, we will truly be his disciples. For he doesn't have only twelve apostles as his disciples. He also has those who dwell in his word.
Love overwhelms us as we look for the truth.
(De Trinitate I, 5, 8)
To have a good idea of God is the truest beginning of piety.
(De libero arbitrio I, 2,5)
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A Monument to Augustinian Martyrs


Paracuellos, Spain
August 2013

On August 21, 2013, a monument was erected in the cemetery of Paracuellos, Spain, to commemorate the place where 70 of our friars were killed in 1936 in the religious persecution that occured during Spain's Civil War. A part of the monument is a mosaic reproduction of the large painting of their martyrdom, the work of Pedro Martínez Tavera, which hangs in the Sala de Capas of the Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo of El Escorial. On October 28, 2007 these martyrs of Paracuellos were among the 98 Augustinian martyrs of the war who were beatified in Saint Peter's Square.

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