St Rita Medal and Prayer in vinyl pouch

SKU: med191
R 18,00

St Rita Medal and Prayer in vinyl pouch

St Rita is the Patron Saint for Impossible and lost causes.  She is also the patron saint of marital problems and abuse.

2.5cm gold medal

10cm x 5.5cm Holy card

Both presented in a vinyl pouch for protection

A popular religious depiction of Saint Rita during her partial Stigmata, though historically inaccurate, she is wearing a black Augustinian habit instead of the brown robe and white veil of Monastery of Saint Mary Magdalene from the 13th century.

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