The St. Benedict Medal-Cross is a 1.25" pendant on 31" silver ball chain. Silver colored metal. On the front, St. Benedict holds in his right hand the cross of eternal salvation and in his left hand is his Rule for Monasteries, with the inscription: “The cross of holy father Benedict. May we be strengthened by his presence in the hour of our death!” The back contains the exorcism prayer against evil spirits: "The cross of holy father Benedict. May the holy cross be my light. Let not the dragon be my guide. Begone Satan! Suggest not vain things to me. Evil is the cup you offer. Drink the poison yourself!" Image shows front and back. Orthodox, Catholic, and monastic. Get into the Habit!