Hand carved in Maple wood and hand painted by professional artists. Made in Italy. St Thomas Aquinas Figurine is available in various sizes, please do not hesitate to contact us at email@example.com for more information.
Feastday: January 28th
Imagery and Representation: shown as Dominic friar with book and a dove
Patron Saint of academics, apologists, Aquino in Italy, book sellers, catholic academies, schools, universities, chastity, Falerna in Italy, learning, pencil makers, philosophers, publishers, scholars, students and theologians. Against Storms and Lightning.
Born in 1226, Thomas was the son of a Count of Aquino. When he was 5 he was placed in a Benedictine monastery. After he was able to make his own decisions, he went into the Order of St. Dominic and moved to Cologne to study and teach. He was a friend of French King St. Louis. He was one of the most influent theologians and was declared Doctor of the church in 1323.