Summa Theologiae by St. Thomas Aquinas
XP: Treatise On The Resurrection
Q[72] Of Prayers With Regard To The Saints In Heaven
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We must now consider prayer with regard to the saints in heaven. Under this head there are three points of inquiry:

A[1] Whether the saints have knowledge of our prayers?

A[2] Whether we should beseech them to pray for us?

A[3] Whether the prayers they pour forth for us are always granted?