Product DescriptionEncounter the life of the patron saint of abuse victims, alcoholics, homemakers, married women and mothers, victims of adultery, widows and disappointing children with this St. Monica holy card. The attractive full color, folded holy card is made in Italy and features the famous Fratelli-Bonello artwork and gold stamped trim. Inside this 5-3/8"H x 3-1/4"W piece is her biography, feast day, the meaning of her name and a prayer in her honor. The cover of the St. Monica holy card is a classic Italian portrayal of the saint that is still relevant today. St. Monica is shown sitting on a log holding a staff and bible.
The St. Monica holy card biography tells of the mother of St. Augustine being born in 333 AD in Northern Africa. With her husband being pagan, she utilized patience and prayers until he consented to have their children baptized and him becaming Catholic. However, Augustine became a heretic so her patience and prayers were required again until he finally converted in 387. This St. Monica holy card is inspiring for those in her patron saint categories or choosing "Monica" as a Confirmation name.
St. Monica Prayer Holy card: 5-3/8"H x 3-1/4"W; Folded; Full Color; Laminated