All Saints Day


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All′ Saints'′ Day`


n.
a church festival celebrated Nov. 1 in honor of all the saints; Allhallows.
[1570–80]
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The All Saints Day weekend is time for Filipino families and relatives to be together,bond,and remember their loved ones who passed away.
Candle lighting on All Saints Day is a global activity
It was traditionally believed that the souls of the departed wandered the earth until All Saints Day, and Hallowe'en was the last chance to avenge their enemies.
In order to honor all the saints, known and unknown, Pope Gregory III (731-734) established All Saints Day.
held an evening "cluster service" to celebrate All Saints day at Sr.
Born at San Sebastian, the son of Manuel de Oquendo (1577); entered the royal Spanish navy at the age of twelve, and served with bravery and distinction; promoted rapidly, he was made admiral and commander of the Spanish fleet operating against the Dutch at the expiration of the Twelve Years' Truce (August 1621); broke the Dutch blockade of Channel ports on All Saints Day, 1631, and was afterward appointed to the War Council of King Philip IV; placed in command of a great expedition (sixty ships, carrying 9,000 soldiers) to destroy the Dutch navy, he was defeated by a Dutch fleet under Adm.
PARIS -- As All Saints Day approaches, PeopleMemory, the only social network dedicated to the memory of the deceased, introduces its first offer of services : the purchase of virtual cards and delivery of flowers by Interflora.
Manila Memorial Park security guard Amando Ombiang said it was like All Saints Day at the cemetery last Sunday, with the numbers reaching roughly about 80,000 to 90,000.
As the preparations for All Saints Day are starting, the Department of Health (DOH) advised the public who will be bringing their own food and water to avoid diarrhea, or even food poisoning.
Halloween (also referred to as All Hallows Eve or Hallowe'en ) is the night, or evening before All Hallows' Day which is a Christian feast day now referred to as All Saints Day.
IT was an All Saints day on the beach when Melanie Blatt and sisters Nicole and Natalie Appleton were reunited for a girls' holiday in Mauritius.