Who Is St. Madonna del
For bicyclists, Madonna del Ghisallo is a well known
name. She is the Patron Saint of Cyclists. Many avid
bicyclists travel to the Madonna del Ghisallo Shrine
in Italy, visiting the cyclist museum located there.
The museum displays artifacts both modern and over a
hundred years old about the history of bicycles, famous
cyclists, and the bicycles of cyclists who died.
Many cyclists visit the Madonna del Ghisallo Shrine
for a prayer before setting off to cycle for the day.
The shrine is one of the many sites famous for people
who tour Europe on bicycles. Many of the bicyclists
wear the Saint Madonna del Ghisallo medal as they travel
The Madonna del Ghisallo Pendant for
Cyclists don't have to tour Europe or visit the Madonna
del Ghisallo Shrine to be protected by the Virgin Mary.
Wearing Madonna del Ghisallo jewelry and saying a prayer
of devotion to the Virgin Mary is enough to protect
bike riders as they travel both near and far.
Prayer to the Virgin Mary
Say this prayer with devotion for the protection of
the Madonna del Ghisallo during the day's bicycle ride.
Remember, O most gracious Virgin Mary, that never was
it known that anyone who fled to thy protection, implored
thy help or sought thy intercession, was left unaided.
Inspired by this confidence, I fly unto thee, O Virgin
of virgins my Mother; to thee do I come, before thee
I stand, sinful and sorrowful; O Mother of the Word
Incarnate, despise not my petitions, but in thy mercy
hear and answer me, Amen.
Madonna del Ghisallo Gifts
There are times when Madonna del Ghisallo jewelry makes
an ideal gift for friends and relatives.
* " A New Bike - When a child receives a new bike,
include a Madonna del Ghisallo charm. Attach the charm
to the new bicycle or have the child wear it on a necklace
or bracelet to protect them during the day.
* " Bicycle Race Contestants - The Madonna del
Ghisallo necklace is perfect for bicycle race contestants.
Give the Madonna del Ghisallo medal to ensure the safety
of the rider throughout the race.
* " Traveling - Not only is the Madonna del Ghisallo
the Patron Saint of Bicyclists, but she is also the
Patron Saint of Travelers. Give a Madonna del Ghisallo
medal to someone who is going on a trip, moving away
to school, or moving to a new home.