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Since time immemorial, jewelry has been used to adorn the body and indicate class, religious affiliation and marital status. Each religion has a set of icons and religious jewelry. Religious jewelry finds many takers, believers who wish to wear on their person pieces of religious icons and symbols that represent their faith. Prayer beads form an intrinsic part of many faiths - a symbol for the followers to mediate on their faith. Christian jewelry such as rosaries, crosses and lapel pins are available in traditional and modern designs.
At birth, many parents and godparents present their little infants with crib medals to invoke the blessings of the Lord. It is a fitting gift to mark their entry into the Church. Christian jewelry items are also bought as gifts for young boys and girls for their first holy communion. A special rosary gift for the First Communion will be remembered and cherished.
Sterling silver crosses and cross pendants can be found in different sizes and styles. Catholic jewelry in styles ranging from the traditional to the modern or Latin designs can be found. Pick up inspirational medals of St. Anthony, St. Francis, St. Jude and others. You can go in for a bangle bracelet depicting the Last Supper. This type of Christian jewelry item comes in solid gold or silver and has details carved over it.