St Benedict Medal, 2cm Round Silver Medal
Popular size Saint Benedict round medal in silver oxidised pewter with Saint Benedict on the front and his ward (prayer of protection) on the back. Very traditional design.
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: 2cm across. Comes with a silver-tone steel split-ring through the loop on top for attaching.