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The Front of the Medal features the image of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel and One of the Virgin Mary with the Christ Child handing St. Simon the Holy Scapulars and on the reverse side of both medals features the written Scapular Promise “Whosoever dies clothed in the scapular shall not suffer eternal fire. According to a pious tradition the Blessed Virgin appeared to St. Simon Stock at Cambridge, England, on Sunday, 16 July, 1251. In answer to his appeal for help for his oppressed order, she appeared to him with a scapular in her hand and said: “Take, beloved son this scapular of thy order as a badge of my confraternity and for thee and all Carmelites a special sign of grace; whoever dies in this garment, will not suffer everlasting fire. It is the sign of salvation, a safeguard in dangers, a pledge of peace and of the covenant”. This tradition appears in precise form for the first time in 1642, when the words of the Blessed Virgin were given in a circular of St. Simon Stock which he is said to have dictated to Peter Boyle, his secretary and confessor. It is widely believed that its general content remains a reliable pious tradition; in other words, that St. Simon Stock was given certain supernatural assurances: The special protection of the Blessed Virgin for his whole order and for all those wearing the Carmelite habit Special aid, especially in the hour of death, to those wearing the habit in her honour throughout life, so that they should be preserved from h