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Prayers for the dead or prayers to the dead?

Only the Scriptures can prove right and wrong. Christian tradition informs us how the earliest Christians interpreted Scripture.

Many Catholics and Orthodox will contend that praying to saints for them to intercede on our behalf, such as Mary, is a practice very well grounded in church tradition. 725 more words

Christianity

Combined ancestor/family shrine

Eric’s Norwegian ancestors in front, pictures of our living in back. Not pictured before people start yelling at me: spray painted gold pine cone divider from the holidays; they’re hidden by Eric’s family. 99 more words

Spirit Work