Saint Alphonsus Liguori is the patron saint of confessors, moral theologians vocations and the lay apostolate. Alphonsus Liguori was a bishop, Doctor of the Church and founder of the Redemptorist Congregation after having a vision telling him to consecrate himself to God. His life is indeed a model for the everyday Christian who has difficulty recognizing the dignity of Christian life. His feast day is August 1st. Buy a pendant or add on a chain to make it a necklace. Get St. Alphonsus Ligouri medals in either sterling silver, gold-filled or 14kt solid gold all made in the USA and with lifetime guarantees.