St Gerard Medal
St Gerard fine jewelry medal pendant necklaces cast in precious metal. He joined the Redemptorists and served as sacristan, gardener, porter, infirmarian, and tailor. Due to his great piety, extraordinary wisdom, and gift of reading consciences, he was permitted to counsel communities of religious women. His charity, obedience, and selfless service as well as his continual mortification for Christ, made him the perfect model of lay brothers. This great saint is the advocate patron of expectant mothers as a result of a miracle through his prayers for a woman in labor. Gerard medals are worn by expectant mothers or those experiencing a difficult pregnancy. Often placed in a Bible or prayer book, these medals are a reminder of St. Gerard’s intercession for a safe delivery.
Advocates: unborn children, childbirth, expectant mothers, motherhood, falsely accused people, good confessions, lay brothers, and Muro Lucano, Italy.