Product DescriptionLearn about the patron saint of theologians, printers, and brewers with this St. Augustine holy card. The full color, folded holy card is made in Italy and features the 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. Augustine holy card is a classic Italian portrayal of the saint who is still relevant in modern times. He is shown standing while blessing a child on the beach attired in his Bishop robe and crosier.
The St. Augustine holy card biography tells of growing up in North Africa and raised in the Christian faith by his mother, Monica. Yet he left the church, but was moved to convert back after meeting St. Ambrose and the influence of his mother's prayers. He was ordained a priest in 395 and is considered a "Doctor of the Church" and a distinguished theologian in her history. This St. Augustine holy card is informative and inspiring and a great gift for the child taking Augustine as a Confirmation name.
St. Augustine Holy card Bio Pamphlet: 5-3/8"H x 3-1/4"W; Folded; Full color