Imre Gadek
Imre Gadek voted up Darik Majoren's answer

Such an interesting question . . .

I find it interesting that they would even be able to intercede at all since their particular "Powers" are not nearly that of God's . . . They are not Omnipresent or Omnipotent . . Handling an onslaught of billions of prayers all at once seems a tad … Read more

Imre Gadek
Imre Gadek voted up Tom Jackson's answer

The historic Christian practice of asking our departed brothers and sisters in Christ—the saints—for their intercession has come under attack in the last few hundred years. Though the practice dates to the earliest days of Christianity and is shared by Catholics, Eastern Orthodox, the other Eastern Christians, and even some Anglicans—meaning that all-told it is … Read more