St. Alphonsus Liguori (1696 - 1787) was a lawyer who became a wise and good priest in Italy. He preached about God’s love in simple ways. He started the “Redemptorists” order which guide people to God through preaching, hearing confessions, helping the poor, visiting families and many other good works. He is the patron saint of Theologians, people who study about God and Religion. His feast day is on 1 August.