Saturday, October 29, 2011

CatholicChild.Com - Patron Saints Medals Children

Patron saints are chosen as special protectors or guardians over areas of life such as occupations, illnesses, churches, countries, causes -- anything that is important to us. They are often chosen because an interest, talent, or event in their lives overlaps with an interest. For example, Francis of Assisi loved nature and so he is patron of ecologists. Clare of Assisi was named patron of television because one Christmas when she was too ill to leave her bed she saw and heard Christmas Mass -- even though it was taking place miles away!

Silver Patron Saint Medals

A patron saint can help us when we follow the example of that saint's life and when we ask for that saint's intercessory prayers to God. This is one reason why it is common practice for Confirmation candidates to choose a patron saint that they feel an affinity toward or are inspired by as they prepare to receive the grace-filled sacrament.

"Our beautifully crafted Saints Alive! Sterling Silver Patron Saint Medals, featured below, are cast in exquisite detail. Each saint featured in this series is artistically portrayed with the saint's name encircling the image. These 3/4" medals on durable 18" stainless steel chains are presented in a classic hinged jewelry box and will be warmly received by both young men and women."

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