Saint Benedict (AD 480-547) is considered the father of western monasticism. His instruction influenced spiritual and monastic life in the West for centuries thus St. Benedict is considered the Patron Saint of Europe.This LED Candle features St. Benedict holding his book of precepts, and includes a number of quotes, as well as images of the broken cup and raven relating to his biography and miraculous events in his life. This LED candle also features an image of the St. Benedict Medal including the Exorcism prayer in English/Latin. This LED candle lights up beautifully in the dark, and flickers like a real candle. Safe for hospitals and a child’s bedroom. Operates on two AA batteries (not included).