Book of Saints – Gedeon

woodcut of 'Gideon and the Angel of God', by Julius Schnoor von Carolsfeld; from 'Das Buch der Bücher in Bilden'Article

(GIDEON) (Saint) (September 1) (14th cent. B.C.) The Judge of Israel (Judges 6-8), commemorated with Josue in the Catholic Church on September 1, on which day he is also venerated by the Greeks. The Copts keep his Feast on December 16; and the Armenians on the second Saturday of August.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Gedeon”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 August 2018. Web. 21 September 2021. <>