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Intercession of saints


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 ...

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.

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 Catholics Pray to Saints? - Catholicism - About.com


Like all Christians, Catholics believe in life after death, but we also believe that our relationship with other Christians does not end with death. Catholic prayer to  ...

Why Do Catholics Pray to Mary? | Desiring God


Jul 9, 2014 ... It didn't do an awful lot popularly for praying to Mary until something else ... He would only pray to saints, mediators between us and Christ.

Is It Appropriate to Pray to “Saints”? | What the Bible Says


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.

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Aug 26, 2009 ... "Thanks for playing..wrong answer!" Fr. Jeff explains Catholics REAL relationships to our saints.

Is praying to the saints and Mary biblical? | Can we pray to saints?


The Roman Catholic Church says praying to the Saints and to Mary is the right thing to do. However, the Bible does not support this idea.

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?

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Why do Catholics Pray To Saints? - Aggie Catholic Blog


Nov 2, 2015 ... So, Catholics do not worship or adore the Saints. ... Thus, we ask the Saints to pray for us, because the Bible tells us they have powerful prayers ...

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  ...

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


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 ...