Voices of Saints (Lo Scarabeo Decks)

The Voices of Saints

Article number: 9780738706108
Quantity: 4
As models of virtue and faith, the Christian saints offer comfort and support to those who seek their cousel. Featuring a saint's portrait on every card, the Voices of the Saints oracle is an appropriate spiritual tool for divining guidance from these pinnacles of morality and strength.

Boxed mini-kit includes 78 full-color cards and instruction booklet.

 

Publisher Review:

According to St. Paul, any person who accepted Jesus as the Christ was considered a Saint. However, in cultures that had been filled with deities and semi-divine beings, simply having God and the angels wasn’t enough. As a result, people who were considered especially spiritual were called "Saints." Eventually, in Catholicism, this became formalized requiring certain characteristics such as performing a miracle. In Europe, the local people were loathe to abandon their Pagan gods and goddesses. In a two-fold attack for domination, Christian authorities denounced the Pagan deities, but when the people wouldn’t desert them, Christians recreated them as Saints. As a result [read more]

The companion booklets for most Lo Scarabeo decks are in five languages: English, Spanish, French, Italian, and German.