So you don't ask people to pray for you? Every Christian between 32 AD and 1520 believe people in heaven are alive and they can pray for us just like you can pray for your wife.<quoted text>
Having said that, I do not believe that we should ever pray to angels or men even if they are alive in heaven-the scripture backs that up. Why would would we do that when God hears our prayers, in other words why not go straight to him through our mediator Christ Jesus.
They didn't believe in SS. They believed what the Apostles taught the Church.