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Relics: Pious Devotion, Healing Power, or Something Else?

Discussion in 'One Bread, One Body - Catholic' started by Michie, Aug 30, 2012.

  1. Michie

    Michie Perch Perkins. Catholic reporter. ;) Supporter

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    Catholics believe that only God can heal, but that God may in some cases permit healing through physical means, such as a relic of a holy person. The Holy Spirit’s indwelling can affect the physical body, and God can work miracles through the bodies of deceased saints. As far back as the Old Testament...

    Relics: Pious Devotion, Healing Power, or Something Else?