Intercession of the saints is a doctrine held by the Eastern Orthodox, Oriental
Orthodox and Roman Catholic Churches. The practice of praying to saints can be
In any event, it is clear from Revelation 5:8 that the saints in heaven do actively
intercede for us. We are explicitly told by John that the incense they offer to God ...
Nov 2, 2015 ... I would like to first point out that the Saints are not God. So, Catholics do not
worship or adore the Saints. We worship God alone. So, a “prayer” ...
Catholics do, however, honor Mary with great reverence and devotion ... In 1
Timothy it says Jesus is our sole mediator, yet we pray to Mary and the Saints.
Answer: The issue of Catholics praying to saints is one that is full of confusion. It
is the official position of the Roman Catholic Church that Catholics do not pray ...
Prayer is an act of worship, so to whom alone should we pray? ... According to
the New Catholic Encyclopedia, “the saints intercede for men,” and “it is 'good
and useful' to invoke them to ... Jehovah's Witnesses invite you to do the same.
Fundamentalists challenge the Catholic practice of asking saints and angels to
pray for us. ... Not only do those in heaven pray with us, they also pray for us.
Since the earliest days of the Church, Catholics have always venerated those
holy men and women who have gone before us and are now with our Lord in ...
Apr 4, 2012 ... I have a Catholic friend bringing up some good questions regarding our faith. ...
Why do we pray to saints when we should pray directly to God?
www.ask.com/youtube?q=Why Do Catholics Pray to Saints?&v=jkEeYySmk3E
Aug 26, 2009 ... "Thanks for playing..wrong answer!" Fr. Jeff explains Catholics REAL
relationships to our saints.