St John the Baptist Niner Chaplet Rosary
This niner chaplet is in honor of John the Baptist. This type of small rosary has 9 beads - hence its name - with a medal of the saint at one end and a cross or crucifix at the other. It comes with a card of well-known prayers that can be used, as well as a prayer for St John the Baptist.
The 9 prayer beads are 8mm round natural agate gemstone beads. This hard & durable natural stone has been used for centuries for prayer beads, as well as for household utensils, weapons & jewelry.
Saint John the Baptist (San Juan Bautista) is one of the most important in the roster of saints. He was the preacher of the coming of the Savior, Jesus Christ. He preached & baptized believers. Baptism is one of the most important sacraments of Christianity & the first to administer to the people and to Jesus Christ himself was John the Baptist.
Length: 25.5cm / 10.25 inches
Medal: 2.5cm / 1 inch;
Crucifix: 3.75cm / 1.5 inches tall.
A nice, sturdy wee rosary for personal use, which would also make a thoughtful gift for another. It comes attractively packaged along with the prayer card.