St Benedict Medal, Round Gold-Plated Medal - Patron Saint of Monks, Engineers, Schoolchildren & Cavers
St Benedict medal in gold-plated pewter, round with excellent detail front and back.
St Benedict is the Patron Saint of monks, those in religious orders, agricultural workers, schoolchildren, civil engineers, cavers, the dying and his ward (prayer) is often called on for protection against poisons, witchcraft, fevers and temptations. Founder of the Benedictine Order, his ward of exorcism and protection is used widely by clergy and the devout - it is shown on the reverse side of this medal.
Size: Round, 20mm across. Comes with a gold-tone steel split-ring through the loop on top so it is ready for use.
You can see all my items that features Saint Benedict in this collection: St Benedict Collection