Singer Men's 15/16 Inch Sterling Silver Oval Blue Bordered Miraculous Medal with Stainless Steel Rhodium Plated 24" Chain, Style Miraculous
15/16 x 9/16 inch polished and satin finish sterling silver oval Miraculous Medal with a blue enameled border on a 24 inch stainless steel rhodium plated chain. The oval medal features a raised and engraved image of Mary in the center, surrounded by the words, "O Mary, conceived without sin, pray for us who have recourse to thee,". There is a blue enameled border behind these words. The back of the medal features the Miraculous symbol in a brushed finish. The symbol is comprised of the letter "M" with a cross on the top and two hearts and twelve stars. The "M" is an abbreviation for Mary, the cross represents the sacrifice of Jesus, and the two hearts are the immaculate heart of the Virgin Mary and for the sacred heart of Jesus. The twelve stars represent the apostles. Includes an elegant deluxe velour jewelry box.
The origin of the Miraculous medal comes from the visions Saint Catherine Laboure experienced in the year 1830 of Mary Immaculate. The Miraculous Medal is worn in the belief that it will bring special graces from the Virgin Mary. It is often worn to help strengthen faith and by those who are experiencing hard times in their life.