Saint Gerulph

Also known as

  • Gerulfo
  • Gerolfo



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.



Additional Information

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  • MLA Citation

    • “Saint Gerulph“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 July 2013. Web. 24 August 2016. <>