St. Bernard of Clairvaux, Abbot and Doctor of the Church. St. Bernard was recognized as the most eloquent & influential man of his age: he was a scholar who advised popes, preached a Crusade, defended the faith, healed a schism, and reformed a monastic Order. His active and holy life was fueled by many hours of prayer and contemplation seeking heavenly guidance.
On Olive Garden, Love and St. Bernard of Clairvaux
Saint Bernard of Clairvaux pray for us and beekeepers, candle makers. Doctor of the Church. Feast day August 20. ~ Patron saint of •beekeepers •bees •Burgundy, France •candlemakers •chandlers •wax-melters •wax refiners