"Blessed" Instead of "Saint"

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Answered by Legionary of Christ Father Edward McNamara, professor of liturgy and dean of theology at the Regina Apostolorum university. Q: I have noticed that for virtually all the prayers for the common of the saints, the word “blessed” is used instead of the word “saint.” This strikes me as a bit confusing. Is …

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Father Edward McNamara, LC (68 Posts)


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