Blessed Hippolytus Galantini

detail of a medal of Blessed Ippolito Galantini; 1620, date unknown; photographed by Sailko; swiped from Wikimedia Commons; click for source imageAlso known as

  • Ippolito Galantini

Memorial

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Silk-weaver. From age twelve, he assisted priests in teaching children their catechism. As an adult, he formed the congregation of Italian Doctrinarians, who taught children catechism.

Born

Died

  • 1619 of natural causes

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Hippolytus Galantini“. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 March 2012. Web. 29 August 2015. <>