St Benedict Pendant & cord - Patron Saint of witchcraft / evil, etc

SKU: JEW080
R 35,00
St Benedict Pendant & cord - Patron Saint of witchcraft / evil, etc

Beautiful coloured pendant
Ornate
2.5cm diameter
rubber cord - 50cm in length


Saint Benedict of Norcia
Fra Angelico 031.jpg
Saint Benedict Detail from a fresco by Fra Angelico
Abbot
Patron of Europe
Bornc. 480
Norcia (Umbria, Italy)
Died21 March 543
Monte Cassino
Venerated inRoman Catholicism
Anglican Communion
Eastern Orthodoxy
Lutheran Church
Canonized1220, Rome by Pope Honorius III
Major shrine

Monte Cassino Abbey, with his burial
Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire, near Orléans, France

Sacro Speco, at Subiaco, Italy
Feast11 July (General Roman Calendar), (Anglican Communion)
14 March (Byzantine Rite)
21 March (pre-1970 General Roman Calendar)
Attributes-Bell
-Broken tray
-Broken cup and serpent representing poison
-Broken utensil
-Bush
-Crosier
-Man in a Benedictine cowl holding Benedict's rule or a rod of discipline
-Raven
Patronage-Against poison
-Against witchcraft
-Agricultural workers
-Cavers
-Civil engineers
-Coppersmiths
-Dying people
-Erysipelas
-Europe
-Farmers
-Fever
-Gall stones
-Heerdt (Germany)
-Heraldry and Officers of arms
-the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest
-Inflammatory diseases
-Italian architects
-Kidney disease
-Monks
-Nettle rash
-Norcia, (Italy)
-People in religious orders
-Schoolchildren and students
-Servants who have broken their master's belongings
-Speleologists
-Spelunkers
-Temptations