Pope Francis & Saint Francis of Assisi Pocket Rosary, Good Shepherd Cross
This pocket rosary honors both Pope Francis and Saint Francis of Assisi. A smaller-sized rosary is perfect for slipping into a pocket or bag, keeping in the desk drawer, bedside table or car.
The decade beads are 8mm round nephrite jade (greenstone), each linked by hand into the rosary.The Our Father prayer beads are 10mm round finished with silver end caps and wire-wrapping.
The center medal shows Pope Francis with the Papal coat of Arms on the back. A medal of Saint Francis of Assisi, with his prayer inscribed on the back, hangs alongside the cross.
The lovely cross in this pocket rosary is known as the Good Shepherd cross. It reveals Jesus carrying the lost sheep and His flock behind Him.
Length from mid-back to end of crucifix: 27cm / 10.75 inches
Crucifix: 4cm / 1.6 inches
Medal: 2.5cm / 1 inch.
The chaplet is well-made for years of prayer, and comes in attractive packaging along with a card explaining a bit about this special crucifix.