The Feast of St. Gerard
October 16 marks the feast of Redemptorist brother St. Gerard. St. Gerard Majella is the patron saint of childbirth, children and pregnant women.
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The Redemptorist saint, Gerard Majella, is very popular with expectant mothers. Countless couples who were finding it difficult to conceive turned to St. Gerard and were blessed with children. He has also been a source of strength and blessing for many women in difficult and high-risk pregnancies as well as for women facing complicated deliveries.