New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Gerard Majella

Saint Gerard MajellaArticle

Confessor, Redemptiorist, born Muro, Italy, 1726; died 1755. Beginning life as a tailor’s apprentice, he subsequently entered the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer, 1749. He was endowed with extraordinary supernatural gifts, and many miracles are now attributed to him. Minor patron of Muro. Canonized, 1904. Feast, 16 October.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Gerard Majella”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 August 2018. Web. 23 September 2018. <>