A few Catholic saints are patrons of several Catholic churches and are also a symbol for certain countries. Catholic saints are important for many people who pray and believe in their miracles and healing powers. There are Catholic saints who had a role model life and their principles are even now an example of how we should live our lives or what we should do. There are Catholic saints that protect people in different situations or problems. They are also chosen depending on the tradition and the culture of an area. Each year, there are many ceremonies dedicated to Catholic saints. People participate, feeling their are closer to Catholic saints and purify their souls.
Many people choose for their children names inspired by Catholic saints, thinking that this way, the little ones will be protected all their lives. Moreover, each year, they will also celebrate the anniversary. There have been many books written about Catholic saints. People are very interested in informing and try to understand the live of the Catholic saints. Going at the church or praying is not enough. Reading these books about Catholic saints and the miracles that the Saints did or the difficulties they managed to get over are important lessons.
People identify themselves with the lives and stories of Catholic saints and learn new things about life, becoming wiser. Praying, it also helps them relieve their souls and have the power to o on and get over their problems. People do not only pray to Catholic saints to be helped, but they are also grateful for many things they have in their lives. Even a sorrow or a problem are perceived as having an important role of helping people understand themselves and life in general better. Learning the hard way is not always easy, but the lessons last a lifetime. The next problems will be differently tackled and so, people will change in a good sense and will be a role model for the others around them.