Saint Worship and the Worship of Mary: Why Devotion to the Saints Makes Sense

By: Orestes A. Brownson

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Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Appears unread. . . . . . . . . TOC: xi, 173 pages ; 18 cm Contents: Supreme, distinctive worship is given only to God -- God invites us to worship Him in His creatures -- The saints' free cooperation with God's will merits our honor -- The principle of saint worship is universal -- The saints are perfectly united with God -- When we honor the saints, we honor God -- Praying to God justifies praying to saints -- The intercession of saints is part of God's plan -- The saints are concerned for us and can hear our prayers -- God acts directly and through created causes -- It is fitting to worship the saints -- The incarnation has exalted human nature -- The saints are mediators in Christ -- The Communion of saints unites us with the blessed in heaven -- We are permitted to honor holy images -- Relics and holy images keep the faith alive in our hearts -- Saint worship deepens our faith -- We offer Mary a higher worship than we offer the saints -- We honor Mary's free consent to God's will -- Mary is our Mother and Queen -- We honor Christ by honoring Mary -- Worship of Mary preserves us from unbelief and impurity.

Title: Saint Worship and the Worship of Mary: Why Devotion to the Saints Makes Sense

Author Name: Orestes A. Brownson

Categories: Mariology,

Publisher: Sophia Inst Pr: August 2003

ISBN Number: 1928832881

ISBN Number 13: 9781928832881

Size: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Used - Very Good

Seller ID: 13521