St. Hilary of Poitiers

St. Hilary of Poitiers was born in France in 315. Although he was born a pagan, he converted to Christianity after reading the Bible. He served as bishop of Poitiers from 353 to 368. Although exiled, Hilary converted people through his writing. He died in 368. In 1851, he was made a doctor of the church. St. Hilary is patron saint of snake bites.

Catholic Review

The Catholic Review is the official publication of the Archdiocese of Baltimore.