This St. Raphael Sterling Silver Medal, 3/4" diameter with a 20” Stainless Steel Chain, is crafted in the United States and is made with the finest materials available. Many steps are involved in the manufacturing and finishing process of the medal. The stainless steel chain is plated with genuine rhodium and has a clasp.
The St. Raphael Sterling Silver Medal with a 20” Stainless Steel Chain is tastefully packaged in a velour gift box.
St. Raphael is one of the seven Archangels and is one of the three angels mentioned by name in Scripture, the others being Gabriel and Michael. In the Book of Tobit, Raphael guided Tobiah through the frightful torments of a demon and how to safely enter into his marriage with Sarah. Raphael’s name means “the Healer of God”, and he is identified as the angel who moved the waters of the healing sheep pool in the Gospel of John.
The St. Raphael Sterling Silver Medal honors him as the Patron Saint of pharmacists, happy meetings, and young people.
St. Raphael is one of seven Archangels who stand before the throne of the Lord. He is also the patron of the blind, of happy meetings, of nurses, of physicians and of travelers. St. Raphael's feast day is celebrated on September 29th.