St Luke the Evangelist Medal
Silver oxidised pewter medal showing Saint Luke the Evangelist, with the words "Pray For Us" on the reverse. St Luke has many patronages including, artists, surgeons and physicians.
Luke the Evangelist is one of the Four Evangelists - the four authors of canonical Gospels of Jesus Christ. Luke was a native of the Hellenistic city of Antioch in Syria. The early church fathers ascribed to him the authorship of both the Gospel according to Luke and the book of Acts of the Apostles. He had become a disciple of the apostle Paul and later followed Paul until his [Paul's] martyrdom. Having served the Lord continuously, unmarried and without children, filled with the Holy Spirit he died at the age of 84 years.
Made in Italy with nickle & lead free pewter, 2.5cm tall including the top loop.
The medal comes with a split-ring through the loop on top for attaching so it is ready for use.
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