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36 DOCTORS OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH

 

Listed below, by year of appointment, are the 36 Doctors of the Catholic Church. Some dates of birth and/or death, due to their earlier occurrences, are approximate in nature. We are continuously researching information so as to provide the most accurate data available. Thanks for your understanding!

 

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NAME

APPOINTED

LIFETIME

01 St. Ambrose

1295

340-397

02 St. Augustine of Hippo

1295

354-430

03 St. Jerome

1295

345-420

04 St. Gregory the Great

1295

540-604

05 St. Athanasius

1568

295-373

06 St. John Chrysostom

1568

345-407

07 St. Basil the Great

1568

330-379

08 St. Gregory of Nazianzus

1568

330-390

09 St. Thomas Aquinas

1568

1225-1274

10 St. Bonaventure

1588

1217-1274

11 St. Anselm

1720

1033-1109

12 St. Isidore of Seville

1722

560-636

13 St. Peter Chrysologus

1729

400-450

14 St. Leo I

1754

390-461

15 St. Peter Damian

1828

1007-1072

16 St. Bernard of Clairvaux

1830

1090-1153

17 St. Hilary of Poiters

1851

315-368

18 St. Alphonsus Liguori

1871

1696-1787

19 St. Francis de Sales

1871

1567-1622

20 St. Cyril of Alexandria

1882

376-444

21 St. Cyril of Jerusalem

1882

315-387

22 St. John Damascene

1890

676-749

23 St. Bede “the Venerable"

1899

673-735

24 St. Ephraem the Deacon

1920

306-373

25 St. Peter Canisius

1925

1521-1597

26 St. John of the Cross

1926

1542-1591

27 St. Albert the Great

1931

1200-1280

28 St. Robert Bellarmine

1931

1542-1621

29 St. Anthony of Padua

1946

1195-1231

30 St. Lawrence of Brindisi

1959

1559-1619

31 St. Catherine of Siena

1970

1347-1379

32 St. Teresa of Avila

1970

1515-1582

33 St. Therese of Lisieux

1977

1873-1897

34 St. Hildegard of Bingen

2012

1098-1179

35 St. John of Avila

2012

1500-1569

36 St Gregory of Narek

2015

950-1005

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