Hand carved in Maple wood and hand painted by professional artists. Made in Italy. St Thomas Figurine is available in various sizes, please do not hesitate to contact us at email@example.com for more information.Feastday: July 3rd
Portrayal and Imagery: Shown as apostle with beard, books and a spear.
Patron Saint of Architects and builders, of India, the Saint Thomas Christians and the Atheist Converts.
According to the bible, St. Thomas was a Jew who had become one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus. Thomas questioned Jesus' resurrection and later made a confession of faith after having seen and touched Jesus's wounds. It is said that after the death of Jesus, he travelled as far as India and along the way preached the Good News to there Persians and Medes. He was eventually martyred on the 21st of December 72 A.D.