St Rita Medal

SKU: med168
$0.96

St Rita Medal

2.5cm long x 1.5cm wide

Nickel plated

Patron Saint of Lost & Impossible Causes, sickness, wounds, marital problems, abuse and mothers

Saint Rita of Cascia
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Patron Saint of the Impossible, abused wives and widows
Mother, Widow, Stigmatist, Consecrated Religious
Born 1381
RoccaporenaPerugiaUmbriaItaly
Died May 22, 1457
Cascia, Perugia, Umbria, Italy
Venerated in Roman Catholic Church
Aglipayan Church
Beatified 1626 by Pope Urban VIII
Canonized May 24, 1900, Vatican CityRome by Pope Leo XIII
Major shrine CasciaItaly
Feast May 22
Attributes Forehead wound, Rose, Bees, grape vine
Patronage Lost and impossible causes, sickness, wounds, marital problems, abuse, mothers
Controversy Spousal abuseFeudFamily honorLoneliness