14k Saint Benedict Pendant with Green Tourmaline
Keeping You Protected
|Saint Benedict was born around 480 AD in Italy, into a noble family. He was educated in Rome but was dismayed by the city's decadence and moral decay. To protect his morality, Benedict withdrew from the corrupt society of Rome and retreated to the wilderness, living as a hermit. Benedict's reputation as a holy man grew, and others began to seek his guidance. He wrote a set of guidelines for monastic life known as the "Rule of Saint Benedict." One of its central themes is the pursuit of peace and the avoidance of evil.
Additionally, there are stories and legends associated with Saint Benedict that highlight his ability to repel evil. One famous story tells of Benedict using the sign of the cross to ward off the temptations of the devil. These stories further reinforce his image as a protector against evil forces.
Saint Benedict's Rule continues to be a source of inspiration for those seeking peace and protection from evil, and his legacy lives on through the Benedictine communities around the world.
14k gold Benedict Coin necklace surrounded by hand set white diamonds and vibrant green tourmaline halo. Wear the Saint Benedict Medal to call down God's blessing and protection, wherever you are.
Honored for centuries, the Saint Benedict Medal has been associated with many miracles. It is also considered a have protective powers, shielding from negative energies.
Besides the two Images of the Cross and St. Benedict, there are also letters inscribed on the Medal
Translation: Crux Sancti Patris Benedicti; in English: The Cross of Holy Father Benedict.
Translation: CRUX SANCTA SIT MIHI LUX; in English: May the Holy Cross be my Light.
N D S M D
Translation: NON DRACO SIT MIHI DUX; in English: Let not the Dragon be my guide.