St. Walter of Pontoise Custom Birthstone Rosary - Silver

St. Walter of Pontoise Custom Birthstone Rosary

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These handmade patron saint rosaries feature sterling silver 3/4 x 1/2 inch patron saint medals and choice of three crucifix styles, on a silver-plate chain.

We offer a selection of 12 colors to pair with the Regular and Large crucifixes:
  • Garnet Red (January)
  • Amethyst Purple (February)
  • Aquamarine Blue (March)
  • Crystal White (April)
  • Emerald Green (May)
  • Light Amethyst Purple (June)
  • Ruby Red (July)
  • Peridot Green (August)
  • Sapphire Blue (September)
  • Tourmaline Pink (October)
  • Topaz Yellow (November)
  • Zircon Blue (December)
As well as seven additional options for the Special crucifix:
  • 6mm Genuine Hematite
  • 8mm Genuine Hematite
  • 7mm Brown
  • 8x5mm Genuine Black Onyx
  • 8x6mm Genuine Black Onyx
  • 7mm Genuine Black Onyx
  • 7mm Aurora Borealis
Walter took pity on a monastery inmate and set him free; He was later made abbot of a new abbey in Pontoise by King Philip I. Walter reluctantly accepted, disgusted by the idea of a royalty-controlled institution, and tried numerous times to escape, stopping after being told to by Pope Gregory VII. He spent the rest of his life fighting against simony and cruelty of his clergy, which he was once arrested for but released.

Born: circa 1030 Andainville, Picardy, France
Died: Good Friday 4/8/1099
Patronage: Prisoners, Vintners, Prisoners of war
Feast Day: April 8

All Bliss saint medal products are handmade in Rhode Island at every stage of production and include a lifetime manufacturer guarantee against tarnish or damage.

Brand: Catholic Inspirations