Saint Matthew Statue
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 September 21st.
Apostle, writer of the gospel, patron of accountants, bankers, and finance professionals one of the twelve apostles chosen by Jesus, Matthew was a tax collector prior to his conversion. In that role, Matthew was viewed as an agent of the enemy by those from whom he collected taxes. Many were surprised that Jesus would associate with a person considered a traitor by many. But Jesu