Hand carved in Maple wood and hand painted by professional artists. Made in Italy. St Andrew Figurine is available in various sizes, please do not hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Feastday: November 30th
Patron saint of Scotland, Barbados, Geargia, Ukraine, Russia, Fisherman and Rope-makers.
he was born between AD 5 and AD 10 in Bethsaida, the principal fishing port of Palestine. His parents were Jona and Joanna; his brother was Simon. Jona, along with his business-partner and friend Zebedee and his sons James and John, was a fisherman. He travelled to Asia Minor and the Black Sea. He suffered hardships and had a couple near death moments. After making his way through a forest inhabited by wolves, bears and tigers, he was sacrificed on a diagonal cross, preaching until the moment he died.