GUARDIAN ANGEL - each of us as images of God are surrounded by angels - as a child of God we each have our own Guardian angel who is constantly with us and will stand before the throne of God on Judgement Day.
A gift from God, each of us at conception is given a guardian angel. This guardian angel is with us from the moment of conception until the day of judgment. Our angel is there to guide through our life decisions and to beg God for his continued mercy.
In the Russia spiritual tradition there is great devotion to one's guardian angel. They refer to your birthday as your "angel day."
This icon is sometimes described as the "The Guardian Angel of the Unborn Child." Particular devotion to the icon of The Guardian Angel of the Unborn Child is found in Pro-Life movement.
The box is perfect as a devotional/contemplative icon as well as a place to hold your written prayer requests and favorite Prayer Rope or Rosary
A perfect gift for the expectant couple, a Baptismal and Confirmation Gift. The box is perfect as a devotional/contemplative icon as well as a place to hold your written prayer requests and favorite Prayer Rope or Rosary.
At Baptism in the Eastern church a portion of the baby's hair is cut and preserved in a box such as this.