Saint Anthony or The Matchmaker Saint
June 13th is marked as Saint Anthony’s Day – a saint known worldwide for interceding for those who want to find the love of life or to resolve conflicts with the loved one. In addition, Saint Anthony is also the patron saint of the poor and helps people find lost objects. As long as they are prayed with faith and with the intention of a spiritual benefit, prayers to Saint Anthony promise not to fail!
Infallible Prayer for Saint Anthony
“Oh Saint Anthony, the most gentle of saints, your love for God and your charity with His creatures made you worthy to possess miraculous powers. Motivated by this thought, I ask you to (make your request). O gentle and loving Saint Anthony, whose heart was always full of human sympathy, whisper my supplication in the ear of the sweet Child Jesus, who loved to be in your arms. The gratitude of my heart will always be yours. Amen.”
Praying to this saint is part of portuguese culture, as he has always been present with great devotion in our history, in our homes, from music to various popular expressions. In this way, in order to pray and give color to your faith, you have this beautiful and rich Saint Anthony, in natural stone powder, made using artisanal techniques, colored but without the use of paint.