Saint Gereon

sculpture of Saint Gereon; date unknown, aritst unknown; Church of Saint Gereon, Berkum, Wachtberglifte, Germany; photographed on 30 April 2010 by GFreihalter; swiped from Wikimedia Commons; click for source imageAlso known as

  • Gerone

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Imperial Roman soldier. Martyred with 290 other Christians on order of emperor Maximian for refusing to sacrifice to pagan gods to obtain victory in battle.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Gereon“. CatholicSaints.Info. 29 August 2010. Web. 5 July 2015. <>