Our beautiful corded wood bead Rosary features an engraved St. Benedict Medal containing symbols and text related to the life of Saint Benedict of Nursia. The medal is one of the oldest and most honored medals used by Christians and due to the belief in its power against evil is also known as the "devil-chasing medal." Durably crafted of wood beads, a wood crucifix with a silver metal corpus and extra strong nylon cord giving this rosary many years of use. By design, they easily avoid getting tangled and slip perfectly into a pocket or carrying case. Sold in increments of 12 each per package.