Halloween: Origin and Celebration - Breaking News Allvoices

News Stories Related To: Halloween: Origin and Celebration

Salt Lake City : UT : USA | over 3 years ago  
While bustling about caramelizing apples, dressing children in things we wouldn’t let them wear any other time of year, and begging for candy; do we ever stop to ask the origin...
    • Clear
    • Share:
    • Share
    • Clear
    • Clear
    • Clear
    • Clear
  • Read full report
   Reach     Credibility Credibility of 5
Report Your News Got a similar story?
Add it to the network!

Or add related content to this report

Related news stories

  • Halloween retains old holy nature at Birmingham-area churches

      The Birmingham News | over 3 years ago
    Many churches see Halloween as a purely secular holiday that should either be ignored or turned to the church's ad­vantage through the many "Trunk or Treat" or other Christian substitute cele­brations held over the weekend. While some Christians...
  • Bulgarian 'Goblins' Anticipate Halloween Night

      Novinite | over 3 years ago
    Bulgarians are preparing to celebrate Sunday evening All Saints Day or Halloween, a holiday even though not traditional, becoming more and more popular in recent years. A children fest is held in the so-called "Doctors' Garden" in downtown Sofia...
  • Halloween and Christianity the story behind the costume.

      Big News Network | over 3 years ago
    This year the big debate isn't about Halloween and Christianity it is about voting. So many fundamental christians are picking there battle and this year it isn't the Halloween Party or trick or treating. But what is the origin of Halloween, where...
  • Druids celebrate Samhain festival

      BBC | over 3 years ago
    Druids mark festival after becoming official religion Druids and other pagans worship the spirits they believe inhabit the earth Druids are celebrating their first major festival since their beliefs were granted official status as a religion. For...
  • Church official worries: Is it Undas tradition or Halloween rites?

      GMA News | over 3 years ago
    Which tradition do you observe as October fades into November? The Filipino tradition of Araw ng Patay , also called Undas , with its gentle customs of laying wreaths and lighting candles, done in reverence and remembrance? Or the increasingly...
  • Halloween: N'ermind What You Heard, There's Nothing to Be Scared Of

      BV Black Spin | over 3 years ago
    A few weeks ago, I heard a woman say that she "doesn't do" Halloween , explaining that it is associated with Satanism, evil spirits, witchcraft and the like. She went on to talk about ghosts who haunt people and demons who possess people and how...
  • Halloween Dates Back Over 2,000 Years

      KSAZ | over 3 years ago
    While celebrating Halloween for most Americans centers on cute costumes and candy, the origins of the annual holiday were more about darker spiritual themes. Dating back more than 2,000 years, the origins of Halloween involved Europe's Celtic peoples...
  • The Nor’easter: Reinventing Halloween

      Epoch Times | almost 4 years ago
    Articles But what was the meaning behind my neighbor's display?...Then, the question becomes: do having fun and eating candy supply a sufficient basis for a public display of death and the macabre? I have become doubly aware of this since my wife...

Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.