also known as Allhalloween, All Hallows' Eve, or All Saints' Eve, is a yearly celebration observed in a number of countries on 31 October, the eve of the Western Christian feast of All Hallows' Day.happy halloween quotes and sayings
It initiates the triduum of Allhallowtide,happy halloween quotes funny
the time in the liturgical year dedicated to remembering the dead,happy halloween quotes for facebook
including saints, martyrs, and all the faithful departed believers.funny halloween quotes
Within Allhallowtide, the traditional focus of All Hallows' Eve revolves around the theme of using "humor and ridicule to confront the power of death."scary halloween quotes
According to many scholars, All Hallows' Eve is a Christianized feast initially influenced by Celtic harvest festivals,funny halloween quotes and sayings
with possible pagan roots, particularly the Gaelic Samhain.halloween quotes
and sayings Other scholars maintain that it originated independently of Samhain and has solely Christian roots.