Why do we need Mary to intercede for us?

I do believe that prayer to Mary is important and I have heard people say that she purifies our prayers which makes them stronger…but how does that work exactly? I want to be able to explain this to others.

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]**The Intercession of the Saints (Fathers)**
]Praying to the Saints
]Saint Worship?
]Do Catholics Worship Statues?
]Immaculate Conception and Assumption
]**Mary: Ever Virgin (Fathers)

]**Mary: Full of Grace (Fathers)

]**Mary: Mother of God (Fathers)**
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