also Bon·a·ven·tu·ra , Saint. Originally Giovanni di Fidanza. Known as “the Seraphic Doctor.” 1217?–1274.
Italian theologian and philosopher who taught that the goal of all the arts and sciences is the direct contemplation of God.
Variant of Bonaventura
Bonaventura, Saint (born Giovanni Fidanza) (1221-74); It. theologian & scholastic philosopher: his day is July 15