Blessed Gerard of Clairvaux

Memorial

Profile

Brother of Saint Bernard of Clairvaux. Soldier. When wounded in combat at the siege of Grancy, Gerard resolved to become a monk. Benedictine Cistercian monk at Citeaux. Worked with Saint Bernard at Clairvaux, and became his closest confidant. Cellarer.

Died

  • 1138 of natural causes

Representation

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Gerard of Clairvaux“. Saints.SQPN.com. 11 July 2013. Web. 1 October 2014. <>