Saint John is rendered here seated next to an eagle and holding a tablet reading, In "Principio Erat Verbum", meaning, "In the beginning was the word", the familiar words that begin his telling of the Gospel. An eagle rests behind him, the symbol associated with Christ as presented in his gospel. The small statue is made of resin and stands 3-1/2 inches high.
Saint John the Apostle Statue Details:
- Seated Next to Eagle
- Patron Saint of Love, Loyalty, Friendships & Authors
- Height: 3-1/2”
- Feast: December 27
Shed upon your Church, O Lord, the brightness of your light; that we, being illumined by the teaching of your apostle and evangelist John, may so walk in the light of your truth, that at length we may attain the fullness of eternal life, through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.