There are numerous references to saints in The Bible, as long as one realizes that all of these are simply to 'God's people' and especially in the New Testament to Christian believers. There are no references to saints in the sense understood by the Roman Catholic church.
Some references include the following:
2And he said, The LORD came from Sinai, and rose up from Seir unto them; he shined forth from mount Paran, and he came with ten thousands of saints: from his right hand went a fiery law for them. 3Yea, he loved the people; all his saints are in thy hand: and they sat down at thy feet; every one shall receive of thy words. 9He will keep the feet of his saints, and the wicked shall be silent in darkness; for by strength shall no man prevail.
23O love the LORD, all ye his saints: for the LORD preserveth the faithful, and plentifully rewardeth the proud doer. 52And the graves were opened; and many bodies of the saintswhich slept arose, 32And it came to pass, as Peter passed throughout all quarters, he came down also to the saintswhich dwelt at Lydda.
7To all that be in Rome, beloved of God, called to be saints: Grace to you and peace from God our Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ. 1Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, to the saints which are at Ephesus, and to the faithful in Christ Jesus:
26Even the mystery which hath been hid from ages and from generations, but now is made manifest to his saints: 12Here is the patience of the saints: here are they that keep the commandments of God, and the faith of Jesus.
read the letters of peter and John and other saints in the bible but the gospels and revelations do not talk about what your asking
In the Bible are here is no such thing as elite saints. In the Old Testament the word saints refers to the righteous or people set apart for God's work or angels. In the New Testament the word saints is used to talk about believers "in Christ". It does not refer to their special holy character but rather that these people are God's, set apart from others by their relationship with Him.
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This is often called, 'the collection for the saints' or 'ministering to the saints'. There are three chapters on this in the New Testament that I know of - 1 Corinthians 16 and 2 Corinthians 8 & 9, which if you read, you will be enlightened.
The bible says we are not to pray to saints.
The term '''''saint ''''' means good or holy. There can be no bad saints. If they are bad, they are not saints.
No, there are no 'saints' such as Saint Patrick or Saint Francis in the Bible. The concept of 'saints' is something dreamed up by certain religions. The word saints in the New testament is used to refer to all/any believers in Christ
I think it was near the beginning of the bible.
The bible doesn't talk about souls...it talks about spirits.
They will inherit the Kingdom of heaven.
According to me the saints of historical pasts are under the writings of the bible 'cos in the holy books ,it is the saints who write the truth and importance of LIFE
no it doesn't
where in the bible are we told that Jesus owned a Honda but did not talk about it
How to be saved
By my count, (in my trusty copy of Strong's) saints appears 99 times, and saints' appears just once in the KJV
no the bible didnt talk about the world trade center plus it was built in 1966 and the bible talk about people in history in A.D and B.C
You talk with your guardian angel through prayer, the same way that you talk to any of the saints in heaven.
No, she was Abraham's wife. Saints are so named by the catholic church, they're not listed on the bible.
It is not biblical.
Roman Catholic AnswerThere is only one Bible, the only reason someone would call it a Catholic Bible is that is contains all the books of the Bible. The Hebrew Bible omits the New Testament, and the "protestant" Bible omits the Deuterocanonical books of the Old Testament with which they don't agree. When speaking of the saints in the New Testament there is little difference between the translations.
There are many saints that appear in the catholic bible. Saints are seen as the protector of life. Many people pray to a saint as way to have guidance and protection while preforming a task.
No. There is no mention of the great depression in the Bible.