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Saint Gertrude’s shrine is in Cologne, Germany. People bring gold and silver mice figurines to leave at her resting place. Again, the curious rationale is that Saint Gertrude helps people get to Heaven, especially those who may have a long journey to get there. According to the Rules of Catholicism, those who have done some sinning and then die have to wait to get to Heaven and they wind up in a place called Purgatory. Saint Gertrude is the saint you check in with who shortens your visit there. Then Archangel Michael comes to get you and brings you to Saint Peter at the Gates to Heaven. 

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 Michael, along with GabrielRaphael, and Uriel, is exalted above all the other Angels and Cherubs. His medal typically displays Saint Michael brandishing a sword and shield, as well as defeating Lucifer, the Devil, who is most often presented as a defeated dragon underneath his feet.

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Our Fundraiser for the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Disease research is still in effect. You may recall we are selling Pope/Saint John Paul II medal packages and decided to give all proceeds to Michael J. Fox’s Foundation. Here are two of the ads that we have running. Please join us in our efforts to raise money to join "Family Ties" star Michael J Fox in the fight Parkinson’s and find a cure.

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