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Old 07-01-2007, 01:16 PM   #8
NEVER forget da SONICS
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Originally Posted by Hawker
people also believe catholics pray/worship saints but that isnt true as well.

in part it is because people see others kneeling down in front of the statues and praying; it would be a natural surface conclusion

and that is not to say that some people probably do think more highly of mary than they should. i think this is mostly a cultural issue however

we as catholics beleive that the saints intercede (pray) for us and we ask them to pray for us
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