This 4 oz. amber glass jar is filled with Blessed Salt. The use of Blessed Salt for religious purposes can be traced back to the Jewish people before Christ and to the Christians since the early Church. This ancient sacramental is an instrument of grace, together with prayer, used to protect one from evil.
- Add a few grains to food or drinking water
- Sprinkle across entryways or in your car
- Place on the tongue of a person being baptized
- Carry with you
It is important to note that sacramentals alone do not hold spiritual power. They should always be used along with prayer, serving as a focus for our faith in Jesus. It is the faith, devotion and prayer joined to this ritual that makes the use of sacramentals a blessing rather than a superstition.