St Rose of Lima Medal

SKU: med185
R 10,00

St Rose of Lima Medal

2.5cm x 1.5cm

Nickel plated

Saint Rose of Lima

Sta Rosa de Lima por Claudio Coello.jpg
Saint Rose of Lima
by Claudio Coello (1642–1693),
in the Prado MuseumMadrid, Spain
Virgin and penitent
Born Isabel Flores de Oliva
April 20, 1586[1]
LimaViceroyalty of Peru
Died August 24, 1617 (aged 31)[1]
Lima, Viceroyalty of Peru
Venerated in Catholic Church
Anglican Communion
Beatified April 15, 1667 or 1668, RomePapal States by Pope Clement IX
Canonized April 12, 1671, Rome, Papal States by Pope Clement X[1]
Major shrine Basílica of Santo Domingo
Lima, Peru
Feast August 23
August 30 (some Latin American countries and pre-1970 General Roman Calendar)
Attributes rosids, anchor, Infant Jesus
Patronage embroiderers; sewing lace; gardeners; florists; Latin America; people ridiculed or misunderstood for their piety; for the resolution of family quarrels; indigenous peoples of the AmericasPeruPhilippinesVillarealSanta Rosa, CaliforniaSanta Rosa, LagunaSanta Rosa, Nueva EcijaAlcoy, CebuArimaTrinidad and Tobago[2]; against vanity; Lima