Blessed Gerard of Clairvaux

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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

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Gerard of Clairvaux“. CatholicSaints.Info. 7 June 2015. Web. 28 July 2015. <>