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‘Everyone is called to become saints’

‘Everyone is called to become saints’

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PRAYER CREATES a communion between the living and those who are now in heaven and reminds everyone of God’s call to holiness, a Dominican priest said. University Vice Rector for Religious Affairs Rev. Fr. Pablo Tiong, OP said prayer allows everyone to understand the connection between those in heaven and the people living on Earth. “When we come together in this feast… this means that we can pray for one another. Those now in heaven, they can pray for us, and together [with them], we can join them in praying for those in purgatory,” he said during the mass for the Solemnity of Saints last Monday. Tiong said praying in communion with the saints also sanctifies everyone’s faith in Jesus Christ. Through this faith, everyone is called to holiness and become saints, he added. “T...