Peregrine Patron and Protector Statue

Peregrine Patron and Protector Statue

SKU: 550

Availability: In stock

$11.00

Saint Peregrine 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 May 1st

Patron of cancer victims (1260-1345) the only Child of wealthy parents, Peregrine Laziosi was the leader of the "anti-papal " party in Forli, Italy when he was only eighteen. Peregrine was, like most people in his city at that time, strongly opposed to the Catholic church. A pious Priest named Philip Benizi was sent to Forli by the pope,