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Intercession of saints - Wikipedia


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  ...

Praying to the Saints | Catholic Answers


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 ...

Why do Catholics Pray To Saints? - Aggie Catholic Blog


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” ...

Mary & the Saints | Catholics Come Home


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.

Is prayer to saints / Mary biblical? - GotQuestions.org


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 ...

Is It Appropriate to Pray to “Saints”? | What the Bible Says - jw.org


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.

Praying to Mary and the Saints - EWTN.com


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.

Why do we pray to saints? - Catholic Straight Answers


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 ...

Can you answer some questions on why we pray to the saints ...


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.
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What is the biblical reason Catholics pray to saints for intercession ...


Answer. No one prays to dead saints, because those in heaven are more alive than we are. The Lord is God of the living, not of the dead. The fervent prayer of a  ...

Why Do Catholics Pray to Saints? (And Should They?) - Catholicism


Aug 31, 2016 ... Catholic prayer to the saints is a recognition that our union with the saints continues even though they are in Heaven and we are on earth.

Why do Catholics pray to Saints? Aren't all Christians Saints?


Catholics fully agree that Paul refers to living Christians as saints. All of us in the body of Christ are saints. It would be easy to conclude that this is the only way to  ...