Saints and Stories

Here are some pieces celebrating the intricate religious depictions that surround us here in Italy.
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Love this human and whimsical depiction if the Virgin Mary. Silver vintage brooch on sterling chain. The Virgin Mary, Vintage Brooch, Virgin Mary, Vintage Brooches, Crochet Necklace, Love This, Human, Chain, Silver
Love this human and whimsical depiction if the Virgin Mary. Silver vintage brooch on sterling chain.
a painting of a man holding a cross in front of a table with skulls on it
CatholicSaints.Info » Blog Archive » Saint Aloysius Gonzaga
Saint Luigi Gonzaga. Patron saint of teenagers. Feast Day June 21.
a painting of a man holding a cross in front of a table with skulls on it
CatholicSaints.Info » Blog Archive » Saint Aloysius Gonzaga
Saint Luigi Gonzaga. Patron saint of teenagers. Feast Day June 21.
an image of jesus with doves in his hand
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Saint Francis if Assisi, started the Franciscan order and is also the patron saint of animals. His feast day is October 4 and a lot of churches have a special Blessing of the Animals service.
a painting of jesus holding a crucifix
Jude Thaddeus
St. Jude Thaddeus, Patron Saint of impossible things.
a person holding up a necklace in a glass case with gold chains and charms on it
St Francis of Assisi.
The "Little flower of God" Saint Theresa. Celebrities, Pendant Necklace, Pendant
The "Little flower of God" Saint Theresa.
the immaculate mary with flowers in her hands
ST. THERESE OF LISIEUX "The Little Flower" - "Patron Saint of Parental Loss, I pray to you to ask God to ease the pain of loss I feel for my loved one".
an image of a woman with flowers in her hair and wearing a white dress, holding a bouquet of daisies
CatholicSaints.Info » Blog Archive » Saint Maria Goretti
Born on Oct. 16th, 1890 Saint Maria Goretti - Italian Patron Saint of Rape Survivors and the embodiment of forgiveness
a woman with her hands folded in prayer, and the words don't imagine that if you had a great deal of time
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St. Teresa of Avila , the patron saint of people who get headaches, thank goodness I don't need her for that but she was also a Carmelite nun( my secret ambition) and a writer. Thanks to Kristen who pointed out I had the wrong picture-- good call now I've corrected it.
an image of the virgin mary holding a cross and looking down at her hand while reading a book
St. Rita of Cascia: Patron Saint of the Impossible
St. Rita of Cascia_ Patron Saint of the Impossible
Let the research begin! Meaningful materials, yes! Let It Be
Let the research begin! Meaningful materials, yes!
a group of different types of medals on a white tablecloth with an ornate border around them
Good ole Saint Anthony, patron saint of lost and stolen things.