St Rita Medal

SKU: med168
R 12,00

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
Born1381
RoccaporenaPerugiaUmbriaItaly
DiedMay 22, 1457
Cascia, Perugia, Umbria, Italy
Venerated inRoman Catholic Church
Aglipayan Church
Beatified1626 by Pope Urban VIII
CanonizedMay 24, 1900, Vatican CityRome by Pope Leo XIII
Major shrineCasciaItaly
FeastMay 22
AttributesForehead wound, Rose, Bees, grape vine
PatronageLost and impossible causes, sickness, wounds, marital problems, abuse, mothers
ControversySpousal abuseFeudFamily honorLoneliness