Could someone please explain to me how the “communion of saints” works and how it is proven? Thank you.
For a good introduction to the teaching on the Communion of Saints, please click [/font]
–The Communion of Saints
–The Communion of Saints: Biblical Overview
–: A Biblical Primer on the Communion of SaintsCloud of Witnesses
–Dialogue On Objections to the Communion of Saints
–A Protestant Asks about the Communion of Saints
–FAQ’s about Saints
–, and Christ’s MediationDeut. 18
–Common Questions and Concerns Regarding the Communion of Saints
–Fun Facts about Saints
Still Members of the Body
–Mystical Body of the Church
–Saints: Holy Siblings
–All in the Family: The Communion of Saints
–Saints: Our Unseen Prayer Partners
–The Communion of Saints: Dead or Alive in Christ?
Do Catholics Worship Saints?
–Praying to the Saints
–Praying to Saints
–Why Do Catholics Pray to Saints?
–Why Do We Honor the Saints?
–(Honor), and Veneration of the Saints*Latria **Dulia *
–Saint Worship…Or Is It?
The Intercession of the Saints
–“Witnesses” of Heb 12:1
–Intercession of Saints
–Intercession and Invocation of the Saints: How Is It Different from Magic?
–Can Those in Heaven Hear Our Prayers?
–Does the Intercession of the Saints Interfere with the Mediatorship of Christ?
–Answering Objections to the Intercession of the Saints
Statues and Icons
–Veneration of Images
–Do Catholics Worship Statues?
–Exposition on the Veneration of Images, Iconoclasm, and Idolatry
–The Protestant “Graven Images” Honoring Mary and the Saints
–“Graven Images” in the King James Version
–The Sin of Idolatry and the Catholic Concept of Iconic Participation
–The Role of Statues in Church
–The Biblical Reasons Why Statues and Icons are Okay
Patrick madrid’s book “Any Friend of God is a Friend of Mine,” is excellent on this topic.