Book of Saints – Gerasimus

Saint Gerasimus of PalestineArticle

(Saint) (March 5) (5th century) A monk at first in Lycia (Asia Minor) and afterwards in Palestine, where, in a monastery which he had founded on the banks of the Jordan, in the neighbourhood of Jericho, he trained numerous disciples. He died A.D. 475. In his youth, for some time a follower of the heretic Eutychcs, he for all the rest of his life did severe penance for his fault.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Gerasimus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 July 2013. Web. 23 October 2017. <>