St. Florian was a soldier and firefighter in the Roman Empire. A devout Christian, he refused to pay public tribute to the Roman gods and was martyred for his faith. Today he is the patron saint of firefighters, and the St. Florian cross is widely used in firefighter emblems.
The front of this laminated holy card features a picture of St. Florian with an angel putting out a fire. On the back of the holy card is the St. Florian Fireman's Prayer:
Almighty God, Protector of all MAnkind, Your strength, power and wisdom are a beacon of light to all men.
Give special guidance to firemen and firefighters so that we may be protected from harm while performing our duty.
Help me with your loving care while I save the lives and property of all people young and old.
Give me the courage, the alertness to protect my neighbors and all others whom I am pledged to aid when involved in fire or accident.
This St. Florian laminated holy card is a wonderful way to honor firefighters who bravely risk their loves to help others. This laminated St. Florian holy card would make a perfect gift for firefighters and their loved ones. This laminated holy card is 4.5 inches tall and 2.5 inches wide.