Blessed Gérard Cagnoli

holy card of Blessed Gerard Cagnoli receiving a vision; artist unknown; thanks essepiAlso known as

  • Gerardo
  • Gerardus

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Born to the Italian nobility. Cared for his mother until her death, then became a hermit for several years on Mount Etna, Sicily. Franciscan lay brother. Cook for Franciscan house. Known for his childlike simplicity, and the many graces that derived from it.

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Beatified

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Gérard Cagnoli“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 April 2015. Web. 29 August 2015. <>