Saint Benedict • Saint of Peace and Protection from Evil
Saint Benedict, saint of peace and protection from evil, you practiced what you taught, humbly fulfilling God’s work for the benefit of all people. You know the many physical dangers that surround us today, often caused by human inventions or evil doers. Please guard us against poisoning of the body, mind, and soul, and be an advocate for our spiritual journey. Amen.
$10 of the sales price from every SAINT product sold goes directly to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® to support its mission: Finding cures. Saving children.®
THE SAINT CANDLES STORY
Ira DeWitt, a music executive with a PhD in education, has always chosen to do things her own way. When a friend was diagnosed with a life-threatening illness, she wanted to give her something more purposeful than flowers or a card– something that evoked a sense of comfort and spirituality. Ira decided to create something herself, and this is how SAINT Candles – Modern Prayer Candles for a Cause – was born.
The SAINT Candles line features twelve different candles that are each named after a patron saint associated with a specific aspect of human life. Whether someone is battling a health issue, embarking on a trip, or trying to find love, there is a patron saint – and a SAINT Candle – to help them on their journey. The beautiful packaging, individualized scents, and unique features make this an unforgettable gift that touches peoples’ hearts.
Each SAINT Candle comes with a prayer to the patron saint, holy oil as part of the wax (blessed by both a priest and a rabbi), and an Italian prayer coin embedded into the candle honoring the patron saint which reveals itself once the candle has burned down.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE
Before the first lighting, read out loud the prayer to the patron saint, then light the candle. Once the wax has burned all the way down after many uses, remove the coin at the bottom and keep it in a wallet, purse, or car – or bury it in the yard as a way of blessing the entire household.
CLEAN, SAFE, QUALITY
SAINT Candles are made from food grade wax with a soy coconut blend.
SAINT Candles are proud to be free from Benzalkonium chloride, BHA and BHT, Coal tar, Ethylenediaminetetraacetic, acid (EDTA), Ethanolamines (MEA/DEA/TEA), Formaldehyde, Hydroquinone, Methylisothiazolinone and methylchloroisothiazolinone, Oxybenzone, Parabens (methyl-, isobutyl-, propyl- and others), Phthalates, Polyethylene glycol (PEG compounds), Retinyl Palmitate and Retinol (Vitamin A), Sodium Lauryl, Sulfate and Sodium Laureth sulfate, (SLS and SLES), Toluene, Aluminum Powder, Animal Derived Ingredients, Chemical Sunscreens, Cyclic Silicones, Ethocylated Ingredients, Methyl Cellosolve (or 2-Methoxyethanol), Phthalates, Resorcinol, Petrolatum and Paraffin, Triclosan and Triclocarban.