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Setting the Record Straight – Halloween Was Illegal When It Was Catholic – 10/13/18

Halloween is Catholic. Halloween was instituted by the Catholic Church despite the popular mis-historical theories of its origin.  Halloween is a slang word for All Hallows Eve. In other words Halloween is the Vigil of All Saints Day, a very ancient Catholic Holy Day that originally honored Catholic Martyrs.  In recent centuries our Halloween rituals have become debased by a secular overlay of horror movies and a tradition of destructive behavior. This podcast sets the record straight and concludes with a suggestion of how our parishes might revive the authentic devotional heart of Halloween.

By | 2018-10-14T12:22:02+00:00 October 14th, 2018|Setting the Record Straight, Uncategorized|0 Comments

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