New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Gerard Majella

[Saint Gerard Majella]Article

Confessor, Redemptiorist, born Muro, Italy, 1726; died 1755. Beginning life as a tailor’s apprentice, he subsequently entered the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer, 1749. He was endowed with extraordinary supernatural gifts, and many miracles are now attributed to him. Minor patron of Muro. Canonized, 1904. Feast, 16 October.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Gerard Majella”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 7 September 2013. Web. 22 July 2014. <>