Saint Gerulph

Also known as

  • Gerulfo
  • Gerolfo

Memorial

Profile

Young man in Flanders, Belgium who was heir to a large estate but was drawn to spiritual life. Murdered by a relative who hoped to inherit Gerulph’s wealth; Gerulph was on his way from having received the sacrament of Confirmation. As he died, Gerulph pardoned his murderer. Honoured as a martyr by the faithful in the area.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Gerulph“. CatholicSaints.Info. 23 September 2016. Web. 26 September 2016. <>