Hand carved in Maple wood and hand painted by professional artists. Made in Italy. St James the Great Figurine is available in various sizes, please do not hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Feastday: July 25th
Symbols and Imagery: Shown as an apostle with hat, walking stick and a letter.
Patron Saint of the laborers and of Spain, of Pharmacists, of Warriors, Hat-Makers, Pilgrims and for apples and good weather.
James was born as the child of Zebedee and Salome and his brother was John the Messenger. He was one of the primary followers who joined Jesus. Agreeing to the book of scriptures, James witnessed Jesus franticness within the garden Getsemani some time recently his execution and was the primary messenger to be martyred. He was executed with a sword amid the rule of Herodes Agrippa I. Various legends around James the More noteworthy are known nowadays, especially in Spain. There, the Way of St. James has got to be a really popular journey course that closes within the Cathedeal of Santiago de Compostela where his remains are buried.