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The ability to intercede on behalf of others is a gift given by God, and so He can give it to anyone He pleases. Here is how the Catechism of the Catholic Church describes prayer of intercession: Since Abraham, intercession—asking on behalf of another—has been characteristic of a heart attuned to God’s mercy. In the age of the Church, Christian ...
As far as I'm concerned Catholic church have traditionally believed/taught anyone that dies outside the Catholic church is damned, even if they are Protestant. Have a look at http://www.catholicapologetics.info/modernproblems/ecumenism/nonsalus.htm Though there are plenty of Catholics that would say otherwise.
Souls are children to God Almighty.God is for everyone. Mark 10:13-16 And they were bringing children to Him so that He might touch them; but the disciples rebuked them. But when Jesus saw this, He was indignant and said to them, "Permit the children to come to Me; do not hinder them; for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these. "Truly I say to you,...
Heavenly members live love perfectly, while brotherhood is one of the various ways leading to perfect love. The way heavenly members live love is perfect and various at the same time. Perfect : living love perfectly means accomplishing Jesus statement about love in Jn 15:13 : there is no greater love than laying down one's life for the beloved. A heavenly ...
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