Saint Gerard Majella, Saint of Happy Deliveries
Date of Birth:
April 6, 1726
Date of Death:
October 16, 1755
He dedicated his life to the less fortunate and had strong faith amidst trials.
He is the patron saint of expectant mothers for his keeping silent throughout an accusation of a woman that she was pregnant with his child.
Saint Gerard Majella (April 6, 1726, Muro Lucano, Basilicata – October 16, 1755, Caposele, Campania) is a Roman Catholic saint. He is the saint whose intercession is requested for children (and unborn children in particular), childbirth, mothers (and expectant mothers in particular), motherhood, falsely accused people, good confessions, lay brothers and Muro Lucano, Italy.