Product DescriptionLearn about the patron saint of farmers, soldiers, agricultural workers, and skin diseases with this St. George holy card. 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. George holy card is a classic Italian portrayal of the saint who is well-known in modern times. He is shown riding his brave horse and thrusting his spear into the dragon's mouth.
The St. George holy card tells what little there is to know of his life and the Golden Legend that shares the story of how he came to be the chosen patron saint of England. Living in a lake, the dragon killed armies along with eating sheep and women. When a princess was to be devoured, George killed it with one thrust of the spear. This St. George holy card is informative and inspiring and a great gift for the child taking George as a Confirmation name.
St. George Prayer Holy card 5-3/8"H x 3-1/4"W; Folded; Full color