Chronology for Canisius

1521 Peter Canisius is born.
1541 Peter Canisius becomes the first Jesuit in Germany.
1547 Peter Canisius advises Cardinal Georg Truchsess von Waldburg at the Council of Trent.
1549 Peter Canisius begins teaching at the University of Ingolstadt.
1555 Peter Canisius publishes his first catechism written for priests and adults.
1556 Peter Canisius publishes a catechism for children and one for youth.
1557 Peter Canisius attends the Colloquy of Worms.
1571 Peter Canisius publishes Life of John the Baptist.
1577 Peter Canisius publishes The Life of Virgin Mary.
1580 Peter Canisius founds a Jesuit college in Fribourg.