Original Karl Demetz Saint Camillo de Lellis Figurine Models protected by Law. Imitations legally prosecuted.
Hand carved in Maple wood and hand painted by professional artists. Made in Italy. St Camillo de Lellis Figurine is available in various sizes, please do not hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Feast day: July 14th
Representation and portrayal: shown as a priest with book.
Patron Saint of doctors and the sick
St Camillus was a gambler who fought against the Turks. He became a Capuchin novice. He began to care for the sick and became the director of the St. Giacomo Hospital in Rome. He became a priest and foundedhis own congregation called the Ministers of the Sick. He retired because of health issues. Canonized in 1746, died in 1607.