Fathers of the Latin Church
Lactantius, Hilary, Ambrose of Milan, Jerome, Augustin of
Hippo, and St. Bernard.
The last of the fathers.
St. Bernard (1091-1153). The schoolmen who followed treated their
Founder of the fathers of Christian doctrine.
Caesar de Bus (1544-1607).
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894