St Benedict Medal and Folder with Prayers
Beautiful little medal with folder.
Perfect for the handbag, purse, wallet or pocket
An excellent little gift.
4.5 x 6 cm - folder with plastic cover
medal 2.5 x 1.5cm
Prayer on the inside of folder:
The prayer of Saint Benedict
Gracious and Holy Father
give us the wisdom to discover You, the intelligence to understand You.
The diligence to wait for You, eyes to behold You, a heart to meditate upon YOu,
and a life to proclaim You, through the power of the Spirit of Jesus our Lord, Amen.
|Saint Benedict of Nursia|
Saint Benedict Detail from a fresco by Fra Angelico
Patron of Europe
Norcia (Umbria, Italy)
|Died||21 March 543
|Honored in||Roman Catholicism
|Canonized||1220, Rome by Pope Honorius III|
|Major shrine||Subiaco, Italy|
|Feast||July 11 (Roman Catholic calendar of saints), (Anglican Communion)
March 14 (Byzantine Rite)
March 21 (on local calendars and in the General Roman Calendar of 1962)
-Broken cup and serpent representing poison
-Man in a Benedictine cowl holding Benedict's rule or a rod of discipline
-Heraldry and Officers of arms
-the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest
-People in religious orders
-Servants who have broken their master's belongings