St. Robert Bellarmine, Patron Saint of Catechists

The reading at Mass from the First Letter of St. Paul to Timothy enumerates the moralities required of a bishop. Among these we find that he should be “temperate, self-controlled, respectable, hospitable, able to teach.” These characters, most outstandingly the last, accurately distinguish the saint whom the Church celebrates today. St. Robert Bellarmine was a […]