Saint Benedict Rosary Centerpiece 1/2" in Diameter - Rosary Making Supplies Made in ItalySKU: RCP14C
Saint Benedict Crucifix rosary centerpiece. This beautifully detailed, die-cast center is made in the region of Italy that produces the finest quality medals in the world. The St. Benedict medal serves as protection against evil and temptation, secures a timely and healthy birth for children as well as protection against body afflictions and contagious diseases. St Benedict is the patron saint of Kidney disease and schoolchildren.
Quantity: Sold in increments of one rosary centerpiece
Size: 5/8" long x 5/8" wide (15.87mm x 15.87mm)
The medal itself (not including the bale loops) is 1/2" in diameter (12.7mm)
Material: die-cast oxidized silver. Made in Italy.
Important Note: All of our products are lead and cadmium free, and nickel safe. As they contain small parts, all items are for adult jewelry/craft making use only, not intended for children under the age of 15.
St. Benedict is the PATRON of architects, coppersmiths, the dying, Europe, farmworkers, monks, servants, spelunkers; invoked against contagious diseases, gallstones, poison, and witchcraft.
It was devotion to the Cross, the sign of our redemption, that gave rise to the Medal of St. Benedict, for devotion to this medal is, above all, devotion to the sign of our salvation. It is the only medal in the Church that is blessed with a special exorcism. Because of this, it is well known for its power against the evil spirit, temptations, and its efficacy in healing mental and bodily sufferings. Countless conversions have been wrought through the use of this medal. It has been devoutly used for centuries - in war, pestilence, natural disasters, and accidents of all kinds. Catholics wear it around the neck, attach it to their scapular or rosary, and often place it in the foundations of their buildings or above the doors in their house.
Orders received before 1:00pm EST will almost always ship the same day. However, order processing time will depend on daily order volume. If we can't get it out the same day, it will definitely ship the next day! Orders ship from Madison, Ohio 44057.
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For USPS shipping we offer three flat rate options. You can choose which works best for you during the checkout process.
USPS first-class flat rate shipping (2-4 Day) - $3.95
USPS Priority Mail flat rate shipping (2-3 Day) - $9.95
USPS Express Mail flat rate shipping (1-2 Day) - $29.95
Orders over $50 ship free in the USA if you choose USPS!
If you choose UPS as your shipping option the price will be calculated based on your address.
International Shipping Information:
All packages are shipped via USPS (United States Postal Service). Tracking and delivery confirmation are included in the cost of shipping (your tracking number will be emailed to you as soon as your package ships).
Canada: We offer two flat rate options for shipping. You can choose which works best for you during the checkout process. Your package will ship via USPS (United States Postal Service) until it arrives in Canada. It will then be delivered by Canada Post.
USPS first-class flat rate shipping (8-31 Day) - $10.95
USPS Priority Mail flat rate shipping (6-15 Day) - $38.95
We are currently shipping to Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. We offer two shipping options, USPS and UPS, both include tracking.
For USPS shipping we offer one flat rate option:
USPS first-class international flat rate shipping (12-45 Days) - $14.95
If you choose UPS Worldwide® as your shipping option the price will be calculated at checkout based on the weight and your address.
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**Please be advised that there are significant delivery delays due to the global pandemic.
We cannot control shipments once they leave the shop, typically domestic packages are delivered within 2-5 business days, depending on your location. International packages are typically delivered within 6-45 days (sometimes longer, depending on your location). Please be advised that international orders do not have a guaranteed delivery date as they can be delayed in customs.
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