Jan 22

Saint Bernard

January 22nd IX century

Barnard (Masculino)
in Romans, in current France
January 22nd
In the monastery of Romans, alongside the Isère River, in the region of the French Alps, burial of Saint Bernard, Bishop of Vienne, who, leaving the service of the Emperor Charlemagne, hugged the militia of Christ, divided between the poor assets received from his father, built two monasteries, the of Ambronay and the Romans, in which he ended his days. Roman martyrology