2 0 2 0 0 2:5 One mediator: Christ is the one and only mediator of redemption, who gave himself, as the apostle writes in the following verse. 2 5 2 0 0 2:6 a redemption for all: He is also the only mediator, who stands in need of no other to recommend his petitions to the Father. But this is not against our seeking the prayers and intercession, as well of the faithful upon earth, as of the saints and angels in heaven, for obtaining mercy, grace, and salvation, through Jesus Christ. As St. Paul himself often desired the help of the prayers of the faithful, without any injury to the mediatorship of Jesus Christ. 2 6 2 0 0 Content-type: text/html; charset=utf-8
¤ Chapter 2: Prayers are to be said for all men, because God wills the salvation of all. Women are not to teach.