Hand carved in Maple wood and hand painted by professional artists. Made in Italy. St Mark Figurine is available in various sizes, please do not hesitate to contact us at email@example.com for more information.
Feastday: April 25th
Symbols and Imagery: Represented with a Lion
Patron Saint of Secretaries, Venice and Egypt
St Mark was originally a Jew and was not a disciple of Jesus and probably never even met him. But, he became a close friend of St. Paul and escorted St. Peter in missionaries to Rome. He transcribed the Gospel of St. Peter to make it more lively and fluid. He died as a martyr in Alexandria Egypt.