St. Bridget is one of the beloved patron saints of Ireland who never married and went out to the people in service. The tiny cross made of rushes is said to be her cross and is made to this day in Ireland and placed in rafters of cottages to ward off harm. As a role model of care and service, St. Bridget is chosen by many young girls to be their patron saint so the St. Bridget medal makes a great gift for those making their First Communion or Confirmation. Measuring one inch in diameter, the St. Bridget medal is the perfect size to tuck away in purses or pockets. You can also attach the religious medal to bracelets, necklaces, or key rings to make your own style. Made of oxidized metal and finished with burnished edging, the St. Bridget medal is a timeless keepsake with an inexpensive price making it an excellent choice for a quantity goft for classrooms or church groups.