Saint Gerulph

Memorial

Profile

Young man in Flanders, Belgium who was heir to a large estate but was drawn to spiritual life. Murdered by a relative who hoped to inherit Gerulph’s wealth; Gerulph was on his way from having received the sacrament of Confirmation. As he died, Gerulph pardoned his murderer. Honoured as a martyr by the faithful in the area.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Gerulph“. Saints.SQPN.com. 21 September 2013. Web. 1 August 2014. <>