Vatican launches EUR 99 'click to pray' wearable rosary

Wednesday 23 October 2019 | 11:21 CET | News
The Vatican has announced the launch of a "Click to Pray" eRosary that can be activated by making the sign of the cross. The wearable device is made up of 10 black agate and hematite rosary beads joined to a data-storing "smart cross" that synchronises with the free "Click to Pray" mobile app. Once the prayer begins, the smart rosary "shows the user's progression throughout the different mysteries and keeps track of each rosary completed," said the Vatican in a statement.

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Countries: Holy See (Vatican City State)
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