Happy Feast Day
Saint Robert Bellarmine
Doctor of the Church
1542 – 1621
Feast day: September 17
Patronage: canonists, canon lawyers, catechists, catechumens, Archdiocese of Cincinnati
Saint Robert Bellarmine was an Italian Jesuit and a Cardinal of the Catholic Church. He was one of the most important figures in the Counter-Reformation. He was canonized in 1930 and named a Doctor of the Church. Bellarmine is also widely remembered for his role in the Galileo affair.
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