Medal Size: 1" x 3/4" | Chain Size: 24" | Jewelry Boxed | Made in Italy
Saint Peregrine He imposed a special penance on himself, to stand whenever it was not necessary to sit. This led to a cancer on his leg. His prayers led him into a deep trance-like sleep, when he awakened from the trance, he discovered that his cancer was healed and his leg was saved.
Patron Saint of Cancer Patients, Skin Diseases
These traditional medals are made from the highest-grade pewter. Every Medal comes with a 24" stainless steel chain and in a jewelry box.
Patron Saints, because they have already transcended to the metaphysical, 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.