Product DescriptionSt. Raphael is one of the lesser known of the archangels mentioned in the scriptures where, in the Christian faith, he is found only in the Book of Tobit. This inspirational statue comes from the Veronese Collection of Goldscheider of Austria and is made with the sturdy and durable cold cast bronze method. The statue stands 9 inches tall and is finished with hand painting which adds just a touch of color to his figure. Raphael is said to be the archangel of healing so is thought to be the angel mentioned in the Gospel of John who stirs the pool of healing waters at Bethesda. The detailing on the statue is extraordinary as is evidenced in the armor he is wearing, the shield he carries and his wings. Raphael is found and revered in the Jewish, Islamic and Mormon traditions as well as the Christian tradition. He is the patron saint of healing, illnesses and travelers. This Archangel Raphael statue would be a very special gift to give for Confirmation to the young man who has chosen Raphael as his Confirmation name. It could also be given as a birthday gift to the person named Raphael. The Archangel Raphael statue comes boxed.
Archangel Raphael Statue Cold Cast Bronze 9IN Boxed