St. Nicholas Patron Saint
St. Nicholas is also known as: Klaus, Mikulas, Nicholas
of Bari, Nicolaas, Nicolas, Niklas, and Santa Claus.
He was a priest and bishop of Myra during the fourth
century and is revered for his generosity and protector
of the innocent. St. Nicholas is the patron saint for
a long list of causes and countries.
* Against imprisonment
* Against robberies
* Against robbers
* Bari, Italy
* Barrel makers
* Cas Concos, Spain
* Creazzo, Italy
* Dock workers
* Penitent murderers
* Naples, Italy
* Old maids
* Shoe shiners
* University of Paris
* Unmarried girls
Many Christians who have St. Nicholas as a patron saint
wear a St. Nicholas medal or a St. Nicholas pendant.
The St. Nicholas charm is a favorite for children to
be worn for the intercession and protection of St. Nicholas.
Parents often wear a St. Nicholas necklace, praying
for his aid in keeping their children safe from injuries
and the evils of the world.
A St. Nicholas Prayer for Children
God, we pray that through the
intercessions of St. Nicholas
you will guide and protect our children.
Keep them safe from all harm
and help them grow to become
loving disciples of Jesus in your sight.
Give them strength to always mature
into deeper faith in you,
and to keep alive joy in your creation.
Through Jesus Christ Our Lord. Amen.
-by Father David R. Engbarth, St. Nicholas Church, Aurora,
. Have the jewelry store engrave the recipient's
name on the back of the pendant along with a short
message or date if appropriate.
Large Gold St. Nicholas
are available in 14k gold, gold filled
and sterling silver. All sterling silver items
come with a 18 inch or 24 inch chain.
is the perfect size for a charm bracelet
or a necklace for a child. All gold filled and
sterling silver pendants come with a chain.
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