Medal Size: 1" x 3/4" | 24" Gold Plated Chain | Made in Italy
Patron Saint of Mexico, The Americas, Protector of the Unborn
Our Lady of Guadalupe In 1531, Mary appeared to Juan Diego in what is now Mexico City. She left a miraculous image of herself on the robe (tilma) he was wearing which survives to this day. It can be seen in the magnificent Basilica in Mexico City, which is visited by 20 million people per year. Scientists are unable to explain the image or how it got there. Patron Saint of Mexico, the Americas Protector of the unborn. Every Medal comes with a 24" gold plated chain in a jewelry gift box.
Patron Saints are able to intercede effectively for the needs of their special charges. Some consider it a special devotion to God by displaying humility in asking a saint for intercession rather than expecting to be answered themselves.