St Francis of Assisi Medal, Patron Saint of Animals, Environment
St Francis of Assisi medal in nickle & lead free silver pewter, showing Saint Francis with birds. The reverse side has the words "Pray For Us".
St Francis of Assisi is one of the most loved religious figures of all time, and both the Catholic and Anglican churches pray for animals on his feast day, October 4. For the last 2 years of his life he bore the stigmata, making him the first person to bear the wounds of Christ’s Passion. He died in 1226 while preaching Psalm 141.
Patron of animals, conservationists, pet lovers, environmentalists, animal welfare societies, merchants and zoos.
Size: 2.5cm including the loop. Made in Italy.
The medal comes with a split-ring through the loop on top for attaching.
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