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St. Gerard Majella, religious, is the patron of expectant mothers. He was born at Muro, Italy, in 1726 and joined the Redemptorists at the age of 23, becoming a professed lay brother in 1752. He served as sacristan, gardener, porter, infirmarian, and tailor. However, because of his great piety, extraordinary wisdom, and his gift of reading consciences, he was permitted to counsel communities of religious women. This humble servant of God ... Continue Reading

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  1. HAMDM
    2 years ago

    Please bless us again, St Gerard with another healthy baby. We are so truly blessed with our son and would love to make him a big brother. Also, please bless all the woman who desperately want a child to be able to conceive and bring life into this world.

  2. Lisa
    2 years ago

    I pray to you St.Gerard to help bless my husband and I with a second child. He has strayed from our marriage and we both wanted more than one child and now he has decided only one. Our son has special needs and he would greatly benefit from having a sibling to grow and bond with. I love being a mom, for the first time in my life I feelt like I know what I am doing. I long to have a second child to love. A blessing that shows life does indeed go on. Thank you for the blessings.

  3. Jessica
    2 years ago

    St. Gerard, I pray for your intercession to heal my body, and allow me to bring life into this world. I thank you for helping all the others who have prayed to you, and I pray that you will do the same for me. When the disappointment of trying and failing seems too much to bear, I will pray to you. My prayers go out to anyone and everyone who is trying to have children, and for all of the previous posters as well. In Jesus' name I pray, Amen.

  4. Maria
    2 years ago

    I humbly ask though how much unworthy I am, the permission of our Creator, through the intercession of St. Gerard, to have a stronger faith & sincerity in our hearts while saying how much we trust God's will. Our creator knows what's in our hearts & it is no use telling Him otherwise. He knows how much we want a child amidst doubts & fears because of the miscarriage last year. But it is so powerful & comforting to just lift up all these turmoils within. I pray for the couples who are experiencing the same. Please assist us in our desires to accept what God wills for us. And to know that God's will is always the best.

  5. Vera
    2 years ago

    Dear St. Gerard, Please pray for me to help me conceive and have a healthy baby. thanks

  6. Marianne
    2 years ago

    Dear St Gerard, My husband and I have been Married 6 yrs now and have been trying to conceive. Please pray for us to the Lord Our God to bless us with children we both desire. I know in our heart we will make great parents and raise them his Holy Name.

  7. noel
    2 years ago


  8. stella
    2 years ago

    I prayed to you and got pregnant in december 11 but had a miscarriage on february 2012 within 2 months of pregancy as the foetus did not grow. I was disheartened. now the doctor has told me that there is a ulcer in my uterus i hope everything goes fine and i get pregnant again. I pray to you sincerely to answer my prayers and if possible get pregnant again with a normal healthy child.

  9. `jacinta
    2 years ago

    dear.Gerard i ask you to pray for ma and my husband so what we can have a baby of our own we ar to year married and would like a babe thank you .

  10. georgina
    2 years ago

    St.Gerard,please help me thoroughout my pregnancy.I also would like to pray for Rick and Joe who are currently having trouble to conceive.Please,help them also and others who are having difficulty.I thank you for everything you have done for me,and i pray to have a healthy pregnancy all along.

  11. Kathy
    2 years ago

    Please St. Gerard - I was given your medal by someone who prays for me to one day have a child. It has been over 8 years - 5 iui's and 1 IVF later and I still have no been blessed with a child. My husband and I long for the we hold our baby in our hands and I also pray and wish for other infertile couples out there to have there dreams met. I am losing hope, but you are a constant reminder that dreams do come true.

  12. Gigi
    2 years ago

    Dear St Gerard- Please let me best friends baby stay inside her until it is healthy for the baby to come out. Please pray for her and the baby.

  13. Arlette Reyes
    2 years ago

    Dearest St. Gerard, Please pray for our most special intention. Kindly intercede for us that everything will be okay.

  14. Lydia
    2 years ago

    Oh Dear St. Gerard, please help me concieve a child this year. My husband and i have been trying for 2 years now, i need your support. It hurts so much knowing that we have gone through so much and still nothing, physically and mentally i do not know how much longer i can keep trying. I pray to you every night, please answer my prayers.

  15. Wendy
    2 years ago

    St. Gerard, my Husband and I are seeking your intervention with our current pregnancy. We have a beautiful 3 year old daughter for which we are forever grateful for. We have had a very difficult time with 2 previous miscarriages and 1 recent ectopic. Everyone but my Husband and myself have the odds stacked against our little baby. We need a miracle to help our baby grow and thrive. Thank you.

  16. Wendy
    2 years ago

    St. Gerard, my Husband and I are seeking your intervention with our current pregnancy. We have a beautiful 3 year old daughter for which we are forever grateful for. We have had a very difficult time with 2 previous miscarriages and 1 recent ectopic. Everyone but my Husband and myself have the odds stacked against our little baby. We need a miracle to help our baby grow and thrive. Thank you.

  17. mimi
    2 years ago

    Dear St. Gerard,

    Thank you for the gift of life. I offer to you my the baby that I am conceiving now. Pray for me and my baby for a healthy and safe delivery. I am quite worried because I am now forty-six years old of age and pregnant but I offer everything to the Holy Family and to you St. Gerard, Patron Saint of expectant mothers.

  18. Anne
    2 years ago

    Dear St. Gerard, I had my little man last January 25. He's perfect. Thanks for your intercession. For praying for me. We're still awaiting for the NBS test and hope he'll pass his hearing test as well. Thank you so much!

  19. Indymama
    3 years ago

    Dearest St Gerard,

    Please give me strength, paitence, and soild fatih as I head into an ultrasound tomorrow. Worried from possible complications...please give me the clarity to see God's vision and plan for our family. Bless those who struggle to have children and keep our minds open to the greater plan of God.


  20. Linda
    3 years ago

    St. Gerard:

    Thank you once again. I held my one-day-old grandchild in my arms yesterday, the little guy I have been asking you to protect in my novenas these past eight months. He made it and is absolutely perfect. I will never forget you and remember back those 34 years ago as I wore your medal and prayed to conceive his father, my first-born. I had been married nine years and so wanted a child. I include you in my prayers and spread the word for those who dearly want a child. Thank you.

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