Book of Saints – Gerulph


(Saint) Martyr (September 21) (8th century) A youth in Flanders, heir to a great estate and distinguished for the holiness of his life, who on his way back from the church where he had received the Sacrament of Confirmation was treacherously murdered by a relative in hopes of succeeding to his inheritance. Saint Gerulph died (about A.D. 746) pardoning his murderer, and is venerated as a Martyr at Tronchiennes.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Gerulph”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 July 2013. Web. 27 March 2019. <>