Product DescriptionThis St. Andrew holy card illuminates this disciple and patron saint of fishermen, sailors, and neck problems. The attractive full color, folded holy card is made in Italy and features the world famous Fratelli-Bonello artwork with gold stamped trim. Inside this 5-3/8"H x 3-1/4"W piece is his biography, his feast day, the meaning of his name and a prayer in his honor. The front cover of the St. Andrew holy card is a classic Italian portrayal of the Archangel who is called upon still in modern times. He is shown holding the "X" shaped cross with fish at his feet.
The St. Andrew holy card tells he was a fisherman, brother to St. Peter, and disciple of St. John the Baptist. When call by Jesus on the Jordan river, he ran to get his brother Peter. Andrew pointed out the child with 5 loaves and fishes to Jesus when he wanted to feed the five thousand in the desert. He was martyred on the cross after spreading the message in Scythia and Greece. This St. Andrew holy card is informative and a great gift for Confirmation.
St. Andrew Holy card Bio Pamphlet: 5-3/8"H x 3-1/4"W; Folded; Full color