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Blessed Joseph Gérard
Born (1831-03-12)March 12, 1831
Bouxières-aux-Chênes, France
Died May 29, 1914(1914-05-29) (aged 83)
Roma, Lesotho
Venerated in Roman Catholic Church
Beatified September 15, 1988, Maseru by John Paul II
Feast May 29

Blessed Joseph Gérard, OMI (March 12, 1831 – May 29, 1914) was a French Catholic missionary.

Gérard mostly worked among the Basotho people of modern-day Lesotho and the Free State province of South Africa.

Gérard was beatified by Pope John Paul II on September 15, 1988. His feast day is on May 29.

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