St. Raphael icon
This St. Raphael Icon portrays the archangel of healing and the protector of travelers. He holds his angelic staff and an orb with the first letter for the Greek word for "Christ."
St. Raphael is one of seven Archangels who stand before the throne of the Lord. He holds his angelic staff and an orb with the first letter for the Greek word for "Christ." He was sent by God to help Tobit, Tobiah and Sarah. At the time, Tobit was blind and Tobiah's betrothed, Sarah, had had seven bridegrooms perish on the night of their weddings. For anyone who needs healing or travels frequently these Catholic icons are meaningful gifts. When looking for traditional Catholic Icons including Icons of the Holy Angels be sure to browse Monastery Icons.