Medals: Miraculous Medal (5 pack) [3/4", Oval]
The Miraculous Medal, or Medal of the Immaculate Conception, was
originated through Saint Catherine Laboure following her vision of
the Blessed Virgin Mary in 1830. It is an approved sacramental and
carries Mary's promise:"Those who wear it will receive great graces;
abundant graces will be given to those who have confidence."
Front: Mary stands on the globe as Queen of Heaven and Earth, crushing
the head of a serpent beneath her foot. Around the margin of the
medal are the words "O Mary, conceived without sin, pray for us
who have recourse to thee".
Back:Twelve stars encircle a large "M" surmounted by a cross,
with a crossbar beneath it, and under all the Sacred
Hearts of Jesus
and Mary, the former surrounded
by a crown of thorns, and the
latter pierced by a sword. from which arises
Medals should be blessed by a priest.
27, is the Feast of the Miraculous Medal
Size: .75 inches, oxidized, 5 medals per pack