Carnelian is a natural gemstone that is a variety of chalcedony. It is an even, red color with little variation. Carnelian is one of the oldest gemstones valued by man and specimens of carved carnelian have been recovered from archeological sites dating back to 1800 BC. It is also one of the twelve gemstones which decorated the Breastplate of Aaron.
This semi-precious stone prayer bracelet is embellished with sterling silver accents and a sterling silver cross-bead.
Strung on clear, stretchable power cord. The standard size has 28 beads and an inner circumference of 6.5 in.
A simple but informative account of the life of St. Paisius Velichkovsky. 8 pages, stapled.
An endearing little booklet for writing down the names of your loved ones. Certain pages are designed with headings such as, O Lord, have mercy on the suffering, sick children, pertaining to the various akathists in this series.
A little booklet of poetical prayers on the theme of Christ's Nativity, taken from St. Nikolai Velimirovich's famous Prayers by the Lake.
A lovely Christmas gift!
This deeply moving canon of prayer eloquently expresses the heart-felt anguish of anyone in need of praying for a sick child. Includes a full introduction of insightful counsels by a Russian Orthodox Priest-Pediatrician, and the following prayers at the end: Prayer for a Sick Child, Prayer for a Child Suffering Great Pain, Prayer of Thanksgiving for Healing.
O Lord, show the power of Thy mercy!