St. Benedict of Nursia (c.480-547) holy medal. - memorial July 11.
Made in Italy.
3 styles (the front is the same for both of the old style):
(1) pray for us on the back
(2) the Benedictine round holy medal on the back
(3) the new style (face forward figure and medal image on the back fills the oval shape)
He is the patron saint of architects, dying people, cavers, monks, school children, spelunkers, students, agricultural workers, civil engineers, farm workers, and against fever, gall stones, inflammatory diseases, kidney disease, nettle rash, poison, temptations, witchcraft. St. Benedict was the founder of Western monasticism. He is the patron saint of all sorts of things. Above all, his intercession offers protection from the evil one, especially if one wears his medal. He is the twin brother of St. Scholastica.
These medals are great on necklaces, bracelets, rosaries, pins or whatever else you had in mind. They all come with an open jump ring so you can attach it to your necklace.
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All medals and crucifixes are silver oxide (unless noted otherwise), which is a silver plated zinc alloy. **For the longest shine, you may want to coat your silver oxide medals with a clear coat of clear nail polish. The thin coating of silver oxide will eventually wear off.** They are quality Italian made, and the medals are approx. 1 inch tall and 5/8 inch wide.
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