Is my daughter a saint?


#1

My daughter died 29 min after she was born, and the priest was there to baptise her with the name of “Mary”.
My question is that since she was fortunate to be baptised, and I am assuming went straight to heaven, would she be considered a saint and is it appropriate to pray to her?


#2

Dear Kita,

Saints are people who are in heaven. Your daughter is in heaven. Therefore, your daughter is a saint. I’m sure she’s praying for you already. But sure, feel free to ask her intercession!

Fr. Vincent Serpa, O.P.


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