Gerard Patron and Protector Statue

Gerard Patron and Protector Statue

SKU: 518

Availability: In stock

$11.00

Saint Gerard Majella Statue  

Measures 3.5

 

Statue and accompanying prayer card comes in a thoughtfully designed gift box. This unique package offers additional prayer text on the front and an inspiring biographical sketch on the reverse. Made of resin-stone mix.

Feast Day October 16th

Patron of expectant mothers (1725-1755) in 1725, Gerard Majella was born as the son of a tailor in Muro, Italy. Gerard's Father died when he was 12 years old which left the family in poverty. Gerard was apprenticed to a tailor who was very unkind. Gerard attempted to join the capuchin monastery, but his poor health