beautifully designed metal Saint Benedict medal key shaped keychain.
The keychain is well detailed and is perfect for anyone to put on
there keys, backpack, or purse for protection.
Saint Benedict Medal Explained:
Benedict holding a cross in his hand and on other side there is a
larger cross with Latin initials. Due to the fact that the cross
represented here is an essential element of this medal, it is called
the Medal-Crucifix of St. Benedict. On the back there is the effigy
of the Saint, holding the cross in his right hand the Rules in his
left hand: on his right there is a cup from which a serpent is
escaping (recollection of the polsonde win from which he miraculously
escaped); on the left we have a crow talding away the poisoned bread.
Underneath we can read the words: “EX S.M. CASINO MIDCCCLXXX”
from the Holy Mount Cassino 1880). On the two sides: “CRUX SANCTI
PATRIS BENEDICT” (Cross of Holy Father Benedict). Around the image:
“EIUS IN OBITU NOSTRO PRESENTIA MUNIAMUR” (He defends us in our
death with his presence). On the front of the Medal, a cross is
represented which carries several inscription in the arms, the
explanation of which Follows:
SANCTI PATRIS BENEDICTI. (The cross of Holy Father Benedict).
SACRA SIT MIHI LUX. (May the Holy Cross be my light).
DRACO SIT MIHI DUX. (Let not the devil be my leader).
RETRO SATANA. (Get behind me, satan).
SUADE MHI VANA. (Never suggest vain thoughts to me).
MALA QUAE LIBAS. (What you are showing me is evil).
VENEA BIBAS. (Drink your poison yourself)
- Material: metal
- Keychain length (key-ring included): 3.5"