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Mum to DS (8yrs), DD (6yrs), and DS(3.5yrs).
Originally Posted by nepenthesea
When my children are old enough, we will celebrate Samhain as the day to remember our friends and family that have gone before us, and set a place at the table for them to "join" us,
Hallowe'en: unofficially recalls the souls of the damned. Practices center around the reality of Hell and how to avoid it.
All Saints: set aside to officially honor the Church Triumphant. Practices center around recalling our great Saints
All Souls: set aside officially to pray for the Church Suffering (the souls in Purgatory). Practices center around praying for the souls in Purgatory, especially our loved ones